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ML@50: Do you know about these human rights abuses during the Marcos dictatorship?

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ML@50: Do you know about these human rights abuses during the Marcos dictatorship?

Amnesty International, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1977, said there were 107,200 victims, mostly killed, tortured, and imprisoned by the Marcos regime.

According to Human Rights Violations Victims’ Memorial Commission (HRVVMC), 11,103 individuals had fallen victims to rights violations by the brutal dictatorship. But this count only covered those with approved claims for compensation from the Human Rights Reparation and Recognition Act of 2013.

READ: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1490968/marcos-martial-law-golden-age-for-corruption-abuses

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