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Bishops in Philippines offer protection for witnesses who testify on extra-judicial killings

October 03, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Archbishop Socrates Villegas, president of the Filipino bishops’ conference, said that the Church would offer sanctuary for whistleblowers who report death-squad killings. The bishops have repeatedly denounced the government’s brutal drive to eliminate drug traffickers.

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