Saturday, April 24, 2010

Kidapawan journalists hold indignation rally; call for justice for 57 victims of Maguindanao massacre

Members of the National Union of Journalists and Mindanao Press Corps and other nongovernmental organizations hold a rally Friday, April 23, 2010 in Kidapawan City in Mindanao to protest the decision of the Department of Justice Secretary Alberto Agra who ordered the dropping of all murder charges against jailed Governor Zaldy Ampatuan, of the Muslim autonomous region, and his uncle Akmad Ampatuan, who were among more than 100 people accused in the brutal slayings of 57 people, including at least 32 journalists, on November 23 last year in Maguindanao province. (Mindanao Examiner Photo – Geo Solmerano)

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