Family members grieve the loss of journalist Percival Mabasa at their home in Las Pinas, Manila. Photo: AFP
Family members grieve the loss of journalist Percival Mabasa at their home in Las Pinas, Manila. Photo: AFP

Philippine journalist murdered, media groups demand protection, calling it a ‘blow to press freedom’

  • Radio journalist Percival Mabasa was shot dead at the gate of a residential compound in Manila
  • Media groups and activists have described his assassination as a blow to press freedom

Family members grieve the loss of journalist Percival Mabasa at their home in Las Pinas, Manila. Photo: AFP
Family members grieve the loss of journalist Percival Mabasa at their home in Las Pinas, Manila. Photo: AFP
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