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PH senators to skip global lawmakers assembly over coronavirus threat

Mar 07, 2020 - 9:44 PM

Philippine Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon says the Inter-Parliamentary Union executive committee is 'reviewing the situation and may decide not to convene the assembly due to the Covid-19 outbreak'

CORONAVIRUS THREAT. Senator Panfilo Lacson at the 141st Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly in Serbia. Photo from the Senate of the Philippines Facebook page

Foreign lawmakers visit PH to check on De Lima case

May 22, 2017 - 5:32 PM

Here for a fact finding mission members of the Inter Parliamentary Union will visit detained Senator Leila de Lima in Camp Crame

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Global lawmakers' group eyes PH visit to check on De Lima case

Apr 05, 2017 - 9:40 PM

The Inter Parliamentary Union expresses deep concern over the detention of Senator Leila de Lima and the statements of President Rodrigo Duterte undermining the law

VISIT. The Inter-Parliamentary Union eyes a visit to the Philippines to check on the case of detained Senator Leila de Lima.

WATCH: Tornado hits Fort Santiago in Manila

Aug 14, 2016 - 8:50 PM

The tornado leaves 1 injured and more than 100 houses destroyed according to Manila disaster management chief Johnny Yu

IPU-IPO. A screen grab of the tornado that hit Manila. Photo by Paulo Domingo