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Suarez files House resolution supporting Arroyo's IPU pullout bid

Oct 24, 2018 - 9:58 AM

If passed, House Resolution No. 2270 will merely express the support of lawmakers over the issue. The resolution will not have the full force of the law.

LOWER HOUSE. A view of the House of Representatives in Quezon City on March 7, 2017. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

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Oct 23, 2018 - 9:42 PM

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Malacañang supports Arroyo's IPU pullout bid

Oct 23, 2018 - 2:04 PM

'Ever since that has been the stance of the President,' says Presidential Spokesman and Chief Presidential Counsel Salvador Panelo

SHARED STAND VS IPU. Malacanang says President Rodrigo Duterte shares the position of Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (left) on pulling out the Philippines from the Inter-Parliamentary Union. Malacanang file photo

Senators divided over Arroyo's push for PH withdrawal from IPU

Oct 23, 2018 - 12:50 PM

'Arroyo’s proposal is despairing, defeatist, and will be seen by the world as a tacit admission that indeed critical lawmakers are being persecuted under the Duterte administration,' Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon says

Senate: Plenary Session. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

'Prying' of global lawmakers into Trillanes case an 'affront' – Malacañang

Oct 22, 2018 - 2:24 PM

Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo accuses the Inter-Parliamentary Union for intervening in Philippine domestic affairs

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV during the Senate Finance Subcommittee “E” hearing scrutinizing the P251 billion proposed 2019 budget of the Department of National Defense and its attached agency on October 2, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Global lawmakers' group eyes visit to PH for Trillanes case

Oct 21, 2018 - 6:48 PM

The Inter-Parliamentary Union suspects a 'targeted attempt to silence' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, one of the fiercest critics of President Rodrigo Duterte

FACT-FINDING. The Inter-Parliamentary Union wants to visit the Philippines for a fact-finding mission into the case of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Trillanes photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

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.