Philippine Murder Wave Claims Public Officials
Unlikely the assassination of a provincial governor and eight others will turn the tide
By: Viswa Nathan
The murderous combat-style assault that took the life of a provincial governor and eight others on March 4 in what appears to have been a political vendetta 650 km south of Manila has sparked a wave of demands for additional security protection for public officials. It speaks to a climate of fear gripping the nation, which could prove in…
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