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Opposition senators seek probe into deaths of nine sugarcane farmers in Negros Occidental

(Eagle News) Minority senators are seeking a probe into the deaths of nine sugarcane farmers in Sagay, Negros Occidental on Oct. 20. In filing Senate Resolution No. 929, Senators Leila de Lima, Francis Pangilinan, Bam Aquino, Risa Hontiveros, Antonio Trillanes IV and Franklin Drilon urged the government to look into the killings they believe were perpetrated by powerful landowners.. Earlier, leftist groups said landowners related to political clans were behind the killings of the [ ]

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