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Majority back Mindanao martial law, but reject expansion – SWS poll

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MARTIAL LAW. A new survey says majority of Filipinos support President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao, but not its nationwide expansion. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

While 57% of Filipinos support martial law in Mindanao, majority also oppose expanding the declaration to the Visayas and Luzon

MANILA, Philippines (Jul. 11, 2017) — A new Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed that more than half of Filipinos support President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao, but more than 6 out of 10 Filipinos oppose expanding military rule to the Visayas and Luzon. Continue reading Majority back Mindanao martial law, but reject expansion – SWS poll