Leni slams killings, attacks on free speech in Human Rights Day message


Vice President Leni Robredo urged Filipino people to fight abuses of an alarming right against marginalized sectors in the past year which includes extrajudicial killings and terrorists attacks.

Robredo said this day reminds us about respect each other amid’s of peoples dignity and violations that they do.

“Hinahamon ng kasalukuyang panahon ang bawat isa sa atin na paigtingin ang paninindigan para sa karapatang pantao, sa harap ng mga pinagdaanan ng Pilipino nitong nakalipas na taon (Recent events are a challenge for each of us to strengthen our defense of human rights),” she said.

Meanwhile despite of her stand against extrajudicial killings and terrorists attacks she still supports what President Duterte declaration that the CPP and NPA as terrorists organization here in the Philippines.

“For me, what’s the definition of a “terrorist”? A terrorist sows fear without any reason. Terrorists are also those who kill civilians and extort money from them,” she added.


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