6 Years is Enough for Maguindanao Victims

6 Years is Enough for Maguindanao Victims

Akbayan today joins the nation in commemorating the anniversary of the Maguindanao Massacre which claimed the lives of 58 people – civilians, journalists – in a barbaric display of impunity and warlordism.

We are one with the public in demanding that the proceedings are expedited and resolved the soonest. The case against the Ampatuans should be given the utmost attention it deserves and any tactics that seek to delay its resolution should be stopped.

At the same time, the government must exert all efforts to extend the same dispatch with other cases of killings of lumads, journalists, judges and candidates for elections next year – whether they are committed by agents of the state, private armed groups...

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