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Probe killings of Ramos, sugar farmers, Duterte admin urged

Three government officials from Germany and Luxembourg are urging the Duterte administration to investigate the spate of killings of farmers and human rights advocates in the Philippines, including the deadly attack on lawyer Benjamin Ramos. Barbel Kofler, Germany s federal commissioner for human rights policy, condemned the killing of Ramos, who was shot dead on Nov. 6, a few weeks after representing the families of nine farmers who were shot dead by unidentified men on Oct. 20, at a sugarcane plantation in Negros Occidental. There is absolutely no excuse for simple farmers and the people who stand up for their rights having to fear for their lives, Kofler sa...

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