asean protests - updates

Rappler's latest stories on asean protests


50 cops hurt in protests during ASEAN Summit

Nov 15, 2017 - 3:08 PM

The ASEAN Security Task Force recognizes the cops' efforts in an awarding ceremony

Violence marks ASEAN 2017 protests in Manila

Nov 15, 2017 - 12:16 PM

More than a hundred protesters are injured from the protest actions during the 31st ASEAN Summit

Various protest groups roit near the US Embassy to protest US Pesident' Trump's visit to the Philippines during the ASEAN Leader's Summit on November 13, 2017

Police file case vs Teddy Casiño, Renato Reyes over ASEAN protest

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Cops say Casiño, Reyes, and another protester – Neil Legaspi – committed breach of peace, assault, and disobedience and resistance to authorities

OPPOSITION. Protesters attempt to move toward the United States Embassy in Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Dela Rosa to ASEAN protesters: 'Kayo ang unang nanakit'

Nov 14, 2017 - 11:20 AM

'Kayo naman ang unang naging marahas, so wala kaming magagawa,' adds Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa

DEFENSIVE. Dela Rosa says cops were forced to fight back. Rappler file photo

IN PHOTOS: At least 2,000 attend protests on day one of ASEAN Summit

Nov 13, 2017 - 5:41 PM

For many militant groups in the Philippines, this marks their fifth day of protest related to the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings hosted Manila

Various protest groups roit along Taft Avenue in Manila to protest US Pesident' Trump's visit to the Philippines during the ASEAN Leader's Summit on November 13, 2017

20 cops or 20 protesters injured? Even claims clash in ASEAN protests

Nov 13, 2017 - 5:30 PM

Cops also say a protester was arrested for throwing stones, but his fellow protesters say he was just driving a support van

FACE-OFF. Various protest groups riot near the US Embassy to protest US Pesident Trump's visit to the Philippines during the ASEAN Summit. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

'Not welcome in PH': Filipino activists set fire to Trump effigy

Nov 13, 2017 - 2:35 PM

Militant groups are opposing US President Donald Trump’s 'agenda of war and economic liberalization'

EFFIGY. Protesters burn down the 13-foot tall effigy of US President Donald Trump along Taft Avenue in Manila on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

Homeless protesters have boodle fight while ASEAN leaders hold gala

Nov 12, 2017 - 10:00 PM

The protesters at Mendiola Bridge prepare steamed rice, dried fish, fish crackers, and instant noodles at the same time ASEAN leaders and guests are served a 4-course dinner

Why groups are protesting Trump’s PH visit

Nov 12, 2017 - 9:25 AM

Militant groups are planning to burn an effigy of the US President on Monday, November 13

SCHEDULE: Protest activities during ASEAN Summit 2017

Nov 10, 2017 - 6:45 PM

(UPDATED) They will raise policy issues that they believe to be 'inappropriate for the country' during the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nation Summit, November 12-14

'P15-B ASEAN summit budget should have gone to the poor' – Kadamay

Nov 10, 2017 - 6:37 PM

Militant group Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap says the P15-billion budget for the ASEAN summit could have been used to provide basic social services for the poor

Philippine Coast Guard to arrest ASEAN Summit protesters at Manila Bay

Nov 10, 2017 - 5:35 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard receives reports that protest groups are trying to bribe fishermen to get bring them close to the United States embassy near the main ASEAN Summit venues

DISSENT. Protesters slam the ASEAN alliance just before the meetings in Manila. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

ASEAN to discuss N. Korea rocket launch after PH protest

Apr 01, 2012 - 9:56 PM

Southeast Asian nations will discuss North Korea s planned rocket launch at a summit this week after the Philippines lodged diplomatic protests over the matter