ANIMAL RAGE Members of the San Pedro Police force their way in to the UCCP Haran compound where over 700 lumad evacuees have sought refuge. This, despite the absence of documents to legitimize their entry. 15 lumads and members of support groups were injured due to the incident. (Photo by Karlos Manlupig, text by Siam Ores)
JULY 27, 2015
KARAPATAN-SOUTHERN MINDANAO REGION
CONTACT PERSON: HANIMAY SUAZO
DAVAO CITY- After the violent and illegal police assault against the 700 lumad evacuees in UCCP Haran last July 23, lumad leaders are quick to ask for the response of government agencies regarding the matter.
Datu Doloman Dawsay, spokesperson of the Talaingod Manobo organization Salugpungan Ta Tanu Igkanugon, says that the CHR should set its sights on the police brutality under Nancy Catamco’s manipulation.
Dawsay added that the CHR should do its tasks, and stop being inutile.
“Kani, nahitabo na jud…
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