Klein Cantoneros

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Attacks on the Press in 2005: Introduction

February 16, 2006 11:59 AM ET

By Ann CooperOn May 2, when the Committee to Protect Journalists identified the Philippines as the world's most murderous country for journalists, the reaction was swift. "Exaggerated," huffed presidential spokesman Ignacio Bunye, who was practiced at dismissing the mounting evidence....

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Philippines

February 16, 2006 11:14 AM ET

PHILIPPINES The epidemic of murderous attacks on the Philippine press corps finally forced the government to reverse its longtime denial of the problem and to step up efforts to combat the violence. Some limited progress in law enforcement, a landmark...

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Philippines: The Toll

August 15, 2005 12:00 AM ET

Here are the Philippine journalists killed in connection with their work since 2000, as documented by the Committee to Protect Journalists....

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Philippines: On the Radio, Under the Gun

August 4, 2005 10:14 AM ET

Behind the Rising Death Toll of Radio Broadcasters in the Phillipines...

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Philippine radio broadcaster gunned down

July 5, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, July 5, 2005—A radio commentator was ambushed and shot at least 15 times by a gang of motorcycle-riding assailants while driving home on the southern island of Mindanao on Sunday. Rolando "Dodong" Morales, who died at the scene,...

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CPJ Update

May 16, 2005 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update May 16, 2005 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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Two journalists murdered; CPJ condemns mounting death toll

May 11, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, NY, May 11, 2005- Last night the editor and publisher of a local community newspaper was shot and killed—the second murder of a journalist in the Philippines in less than one week. Philip Agustin, editor and publisher of...

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PHILIPPINES

May 4, 2005 12:00 PM ET

MAY 4, 2005 Posted: May 5, 2005 Klein Cantoneros, DXAA-FM KILLED—UNCONFIRMED Cantoneros, a radio broadcaster known for denouncing corruption, died after being shot as many as seven times by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Dipolog City on the southern island of Mindanao....

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Philippine radio journalist slain

May 4, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 4, 2005—A radio broadcaster known for denouncing corruption died today after being shot as many as seven times by motorcycle-riding gunmen in Dipolog City on the southern island of Mindanao. Klein Cantoneros succumbed to his injuries at...

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