Filipino activists destroy an effigy depicting Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., during a protest in observance of Human Rights Day, in Manila, Philippines on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Filipino activists destroy an effigy depicting Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., during a protest in observance of Human Rights Day, in Manila, Philippines on Saturday. Photo: Reuters

Hundreds protest in Philippines to decry alleged injustices under Marcos Jnr

  • Human rights group Karapatan said under the Marcos administration’s counter-insurgency campaign, it documented at least 17 cases of extrajudicial killings
  • UN Human Rights Council has urged the Marcos administration to address the killings and other rights abuses

Filipino activists destroy an effigy depicting Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., during a protest in observance of Human Rights Day, in Manila, Philippines on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Filipino activists destroy an effigy depicting Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., during a protest in observance of Human Rights Day, in Manila, Philippines on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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