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IN PHOTOS: Advocates light candles rejecting martial law

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AGAINST MARTIAL LAW. Various activist groups rally in Plaza Miranda in front of Quiapo Church as they denounce the firefight between government forces and the Maute group during a candle lighting activity on May 24, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Groups condemn the declaration of martial law, saying ‘it will only worsen the instability in Marawi City’

MANILA, Philippines (May 25, 2017) — Advocates lit candles on Wednesday, May 24, in protest of the declaration of martial law rule in Mindanao, following the clash in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Continue reading IN PHOTOS: Advocates light candles rejecting martial law