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Growing global concern over targeted killings in Philippines

MANILA (UCAN): International human right groups have expressed growing concern over reports of assassinations in the Philippines, especially of activists, in recent months.
Several members of the United States (US) Congress have already spoken out against what they described as “serious human rights abuses” in the country.
 
Representative Ann Wagner, head of the Congressional Caucus on Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), has noted the attacks on tribal schools and tribal leaders especially in Mindanao.

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