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Lara Tan CNN Philippines, July 22, 2017

Metro Manila. A Maranao rescue worker became emotional on Saturday as she recalled cases of human rights violations against Marawi evacuees supposedly committed by government troops.

During the joint session of Congress to extend martial law in Mindanao, Samira Gutoc-Tomawis recalled stories of evacuees who claimed they were tortured, psychologically interrogated, and stripped in evacuation centers. Gutoc, Ranao Rescue Team Convenor, shared how a mother brought to their team her 20-year-old autistic child, who was allegedly tortured and "psychologically" interrogated if he was a member of ISIS-linked Maute. "The child was brought to the hospital because the mother claims the child, hinulugan po ng mainit na tubig ang kaniyang kamay after being found in Saduc area sa Marawi. He was psychologically interrogated if Maute siya. May isang baril din daw po na (hit with the gun) sa kamay niya," he said. Gutoc, a former member of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission, recal…

18 wika ng Peace Credo

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Kalinaw Mindanaw. Sumulpot ito sa Searsolin, Cagayan de Oro 1986, kung saan nabuo din ang Kalinaw Mindanaw o peace advocates sa buong Mindanao-Sulu. Meron sana ng tono na may notes na ginawa ni Frank Englis, direktor ng Octava Choral Group ng MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology, pero hindi ko alam kung paano ito ipapasok sa FB. Ang ginawa ng ibang mga tribu, gumawa ng sariling tono. Kanya-kanya pero ang laman o mensahe, isa lang. Kalinaw Mindanaw Peace Credo Tagalog (Original):
(Rudy “Ompong” Rodil) Kalinaw Mindanaw!
Lumad, Muslim, Kristiyano
Magkaiba, magkaisa
Isang Diyos
Isang lupain
Isang adhikain Kalinaw Mindanaw! English
(Rudy “Ompong” Rodil) Peace Mindanaw!
Lumad, Muslim, Christian
They are different, they can be one
One God
One land
One dream
Peace Mindanaw! Maguindanao
(Zamzamin Ampatuan) Kalilintad sa Mindanaw!
Lumad, Muslim, Kristiyano
Endidaya ugayd na bagayun
Isa nin bu su Kadenan
Isa bu i begkalebenan
Isa su singanin
Kalilintad Mindanaw! Cebuano Bisaya
(Marilou Berangel/ Beverly Luceño) Kalin…