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CHR, a useless government agency must be abolished and here’s why

CHR, a useless government agency must be abolished and here’s why

Government & Politics, Society & Culture
By Marco Paolo Blancaflor – Bacolod City, Neg. Occ. On July 17, 1987, Juanito Nepomuceno and Gabriel Blancaflor were plowing the former’s rice field in rural Victorias City, Negros Occidental, when a group of at least ten armed people approached them. The two disappeared and haven’t been found since then. Even their remains were not found. It was later proven (according to an eye witness who later surfaced), that the group who took them were members of the New People’s Army (NPA) operating in Northern Negros. The reason why the rebel group kidnapped and probably killed them was not known until today. Nepomuceno left his wife with three minor children, and Blancaflor orphaned a son and daughter. In the following month of the same year, Teofila Lachica of Silay City, Negros Occid...