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April 29, 2018 8:09 AM Poland looks east to plug manpower gap

WARSAW - From behind the wheel of his new Mercedes, a Polish entrepreneur eyes the bus in front of him. It features an ad from an employment agency boasting "Builders, welders: workers from Ukraine and Bangladesh". Speaking of the Warsaw logistics company he manages, the entrepreneur tells AFP: "Right now we mostly take on Ukrainians and some Belarussians 75

December 19, 2017 9:08 PM Fresh protest in Romania over legal system changes

BUCHAREST — Dozens of judges and prosecutors have staged another protest against lawmakers who are currently passing laws that they say will stymie the legal system. Judicial officials gathered outside the main court in the Black Sea city of Constanta yesterday. Prosecutor Viorel Gabriel Teliceanu said his colleagues would not be intimidated by the proposals 31

November 27, 2017 11:00 PM Roque tells communist rebels to move on, abandon insurgency

China, long suspected of aiding Philippine communist rebels, is now a capitalist country from which the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), or its armed wing, New People’s Army (NPA), could no longer expect support, a spokesperson for President Duterte said. “You’ve been left behind. China has left you behind,” said former human rights lawyer Harry 48

August 6, 2017 9:16 PM CHR assures Lumad group to probe attacks

CHR VISITS LUMAD IN UP. Officials and staff of the Commission on Human Rights, led by CHR Chairman Chito Gascon, meet with the Lumad from Mindanao who are staying at the University of the Philippines – Diliman International Center on Saturday, August 5, 2017.The Lumad are in Manila to protest and lobby to government agencies the reported attacks on Lumad 33

July 29, 2017 7:16 AM AFP: Military won't bomb Lumad schools, but don't 'brainwash' kids

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 28) — The Duterte government said it is cracking down on community schools "illegally run" by non-Muslim ethnic groups known as "Lumad." But despite President Rodrigo Duterte's earlier threat to bomb these Lumad schools for being hotbeds of rebellion, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Friday said this would 38

July 28, 2017 7:53 AM AFP: Lumad schools won’t be bombed

ARMED Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson Brigadier General Restituto Padilla Jr. assured Friday that government forces have no plans to bomb educational facilities of indigenous peoples. Padilla made the assurance after President Rodrigo Duterte announced his plan to order police and military to bomb Lumad schools that are operating without 66

July 28, 2017 6:02 AM Military won't bomb lumad schools – AFP

The AFP says President Rodrigo Duterte was just 'communicating a tough stance' when he threatened to bomb indigenous peoples' schools flouting government regulations MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces will not take as policy President Rodrigo Duterte's threat to bomb lumad schools without Department of Education accreditation. AFP spokesman Brigadier 44

July 27, 2017 4:37 PM “Lumad schools have permits, Mr. President,” Lumad groups say

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 26 July) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s warning to Lumads (Indigenous Peoples) to leave their hinterland schools because he will order them bombed as these are “operating illegally and you are teaching the children to rebel against government” has rendered the Lumads “more vulnerable to attacks,” Lumad groups said. In a joint 76

July 27, 2017 1:34 PM Duterte: I’ll never hurt lumad kids, I want to save them from NPA hatred

President Duterte meets militant groups outside the House of Representatives on Monday, July 24, 2017, after his State of the Nation Address before Congress. Mr. Duterte later held a press conference, wherein he threatened to bomb lumad schools for their involvement in communist subversion. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / LEO M. SABANGAN II) MANILA — President 34

July 26, 2017 4:57 PM Retract remark to bomb lumad schools, Rody urged

MANILA, Philippines - International organization Human Rights Watch (HRW) yesterday demanded that President Duterte retract his statement about ordering the military to bomb lumad schools allegedly being run by communist rebels. In a statement, HRW Asia Division’s Philippine researcher Carlos Conde said Duterte is exposing himself to a possible war crime 71