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LOOK: Duterte proclamation declaring martial law in Mindanao

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MARTIAL LAW. President Rodrigo Duterte explains his decision to declare martial law in Mindanao after returning to the Philippines from his official visit to Russia on May 24, 2017. Malacañang photo

Proclamation No. 216 also suspends the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao

MANILA, Philippines (May 25, 2017) — A copy of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation No. 216 declaring martial law in Mindanao was released on Wednesday evening, May 24. Continue reading LOOK: Duterte proclamation declaring martial law in Mindanao