ARMY ATTACKS IP-PEASANT LEADER; MASSACRES THREE CIVILIANS, WOUNDS A CHILD

(Killings happen day after a fact-finding mission in the area)

JUNE 14, 2015

PRESS RELEASE

KARAPATAN-SOUTHERN MINDANAO REGION

CONTACT PERSON: HANIMAY SUAZO

0932-198-6728

Aida Seisa remains missing 12 hours after elements of the 69th IB strafed her and her companions in Purok 7, Paradise Embac, Paquibato Davao City. LUMAD LEADER ATTACKED Aida Seisa, pictured holding shrapnels from the bombs the AFP dropped near civilian homes in Sitio Quimotod, Brgy. Fatima, Paquibato Davao City. The shrapnels were recovered during a fact-finding mission conducted in the said area last October 10-12. Seisa remains missing as of writing. (Photo and caption by Laz Olalo, KARAPATAN-SMR)

DAVAO CITY- Human rights group KARAPATAN-SMR condemned in the strongest possible term the attack by elements of the 69th IB against a IP-peasant leader, resulting to the death of three civilians and wounds of a child.

Aida Seisa, secretary-general of Paquibato District Peasant Association or PADIPA, was talking over with guests in her home in Purok 7, Paradise Embac, Paquibato when an unknown number of military forces fired at them for over…

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