US Embassy dispersal - updates

Rappler's latest stories on US Embassy dispersal


#AnimatED: Impunity in the police force

Oct 24, 2016 - 10:31 AM

President Duterte has emboldened the PNP leading to a spillover of violence beyond the war on drugs

Duterte wants to question police, protesters in US embassy dispersal

Oct 22, 2016 - 2:07 AM

I intend to look at it I will try to talk to the police invite him for coffee and I will talk to the activists says President Duterte

TIME TO TALK. President Rodrigo Duterte takes questions during a press briefing at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Beijing, China on October 19. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Blame game: Netizens clash over violent US embassy dispersal

Oct 21, 2016 - 9:38 AM

The controversy at the embassy brought out the online community s gut reactions for either side

Lawmakers condemn US embassy protest clash: 'Heads should roll'

Oct 20, 2016 - 5:45 PM

UPDATED As a society our trust in the police may only be earned if they respect the rule of law and our fundamental rights says Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat Jr

Protesters lie on the ground after being hit by a police van during a rally in front of the US embassy in Manila on October 19, 2016. Photo by AFP

Probe PNP’s ‘fascistic’ protest dispersal, lawmakers ask

Oct 20, 2016 - 12:51 PM

Congress must not allow such fascistic actions of the Philippine National Police to prosper under the new administration says the House Makabayan bloc in their resolution

'FASCIST' DISPERSAL? A police officer hits protesters inside their jeepney with a stick  during a violent clash between the PNP and IP rallyists on October 19. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

US embassy dispersal: Duterte not yet blaming anyone

Oct 19, 2016 - 10:51 PM

In Beijing the President says he will first ‘investigate’ the incident and wait for the assessment of the police and military

Photo by Ben Nabong / Rappler