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PH’s ‘improved’ human rights situation

As the visiting European Union  (EU) parliamentarians  were declaring that the human rights situation in the Philippines has “improved,” a 17-year old male and two others had apparently been abducted in a Batangas town. Very few details were available as this column was being written, but it was only one of the many  abductions that are still happening despite the change in administration last July, 2022.