AFP submits report detailing CTG’s new IHL violations to CHR

Through its Center for Law of Armed Conflict (AFPCLOAC), the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday (October 14, 2021) submitted to the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) an updated report on the Communist Terrorist Group’s (CTG) violations of international humanitarian law. BGen Joel Alejandro S. Nacnac, Director of AFPCLOAC, presented Commissioner Karen Gomez-Dumpit,… Continue reading AFP submits report detailing CTG’s new IHL violations to CHR

AFP chief calls for stronger coordination with human rights bodies

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General Gilbert Gapay, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, has urged military forces to improve coordination with human rights organizations such as the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in identifying human rights violations committed by communist terrorists. On January 15, he gave the directive during the year-end Command Conference, which was attended… Continue reading AFP chief calls for stronger coordination with human rights bodies