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Mindanao bishops declare ‘martial law must be temporary’

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‘PURSUE PEACE.’ Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Quevedo stresses the need for peace in a statement on martial law issued on behalf of the Catholic bishops of Mindanao. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

‘We shall condemn any abuse of martial law and as in the past will condemn it outright if it goes in the way of evil,’ the Catholic bishops of Mindanao say

MANILA, Philippines (May 28, 2017) — The Catholic bishops of Mindanao said on Friday, May 26, that martial law in Mindanao “must be temporary” as they vowed to condemn any abuse of military rule. Continue reading Mindanao bishops declare ‘martial law must be temporary’