Migrante lauds suspension of two abusive recruitment agencies

Members of Migrante International, an international migrants’ watchdog, was elated by the decision of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) to preventively suspend the Annasban Manpower and the PERT/CMP Manpower Exponents Co., Inc. from participating in the overseas employment program of the government.

Dropping of Charges Against Two Ampatuans Affirms Impunity

“Alibi is the weakest defense,” said Atty. Harry Roque, one of the legal counsels of the kins of the Ampatuan murder victims.