treason - updates

Rappler's latest stories on treason


Duterte on PH-China, New Mindanao regional party, Extra budget for frigate deal | Midday wRap

Feb 20, 2018 - 12:36 PM

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Jardeleza accuses Sereno of treason

Dec 11, 2017 - 7:50 PM

'In my view what was done to me was inhuman,' says Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza

Witness Justice Francis Jardeleza testifies before the House Committee on Justice during the Continuation of the hearing on the determination of probable cause regarding the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on December 11, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

National Democratic Front, Aquino and Trillanes, London attack | Midday wRap

Jun 19, 2017 - 1:24 PM

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Ombudsman junks treason, espionage complaint vs Aquino, Trillanes

Jun 18, 2017 - 8:10 PM

The Ombudsman says the Philippines backchannel talks with China during the Aquino administration do not constitute treason or espionage

Rape, plunder, treason to be removed from death penalty bill

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:41 PM

UPDATED House justice panel chairperson Reynaldo Umali says it became easier to get the consensus of the majority when they proposed to include only drug crimes

JUST DRUG CRIMES LEFT. House justice panel Reynaldo Umali says the death penalty bill will be further watered down. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Lascañas, Andanar, peace talks | Evening wRap

Feb 20, 2017 - 9:45 PM

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Why the treason arrests in Indonesia are worrisome

Dec 05, 2016 - 5:25 PM

The arrests were according to analysts a sign of the shrinking civic space not just in the country but the region as well

Russia jails space engineer for 7 years for treason

Sep 23, 2016 - 11:31 PM

Russian media says Lapygin is in his late 70s and spent months under house arrest after his initial detention in May 2015 Lapygin is reportedly accused of giving Russian secrets to China

Binay on Poe, treason charges, South China Sea | 12PM wRap

May 29, 2015 - 12:02 PM

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Lawmakers file treason complaint vs peace negotiators

May 28, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Peace negotiators from the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front are named in the complaint

File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Turkey's Erdogan slams birth control as 'treason'

Dec 22, 2014 - 10:57 PM

Erdogan makes the comments on Sunday addressing the bride and groom at the wedding ceremony of the son of businessman Mustafa Kefeli who is one his close allies

File photo of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan by Ilmars Znotins/AFP

Pakistan court orders former PM charged in Musharraf case

Nov 21, 2014 - 11:18 PM

A former law minister and a former chief justice were also added to the charges based on the probability of their involvement making legal experts conclude that the proceedings are unlikely to advance any time soon

Jardeleza's SC entry and Sereno's eroding clout

Aug 20, 2014 - 8:35 PM

Sereno’s hold on the SC has been tenuous and shaky since her appointment as chief justice bypassing the more senior justices in the high court

Sudan opposition chief arrested, putting govt reform in doubt

May 18, 2014 - 9:10 AM

Al Mahdi s arrest places in doubt efforts at governmental reform in the impoverished war torn and politically divided country

Pakistan's Musharraf survives apparent assassination attempt

Apr 03, 2014 - 8:53 PM

It was the 4th apparent attempt on the ex general s life with the first 3 occurring while he was in office

INDICTED. Pervez Musharraf addresses foreign media representatives at his farmhouse in Islamabad on December 29, 2013. Farooq Naeem/AFP Photo

Pakistan court indicts ex-president Musharraf for treason

Mar 31, 2014 - 3:06 PM

2nd UPDATE The ex general pleaded not guilty to the charges relating to his 2007 imposition of emergency rule

INDICTED. Pervez Musharraf addresses foreign media representatives at his farmhouse in Islamabad on December 29, 2013. Farooq Naeem/AFP Photo

Pakistan jails doctor who helped in bin Laden hunt

May 24, 2012 - 7:03 AM

The US says Pakistan has no basis to hold him