George Vigo

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Attacks on the Press 2006: Philippines

February 5, 2007 11:15 AM ET

PHILIPPINES The Philippines remained one of the world’s most dangerous countries for journalists, but it also became one of the more litigious as numerous criminal defamation lawsuits were filed by President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s husband and other political figures. A...

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Philippines: Husband and wife radio broadcasters gunned down

June 20, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 20, 2006—Two unidentified gunmen shot and killed part-time radio broadcaster George Vigo and his wife Mazel on the island of Mindanao on June 19. The Committee to Protect Journalists is investigating the motives behind the attack. The...

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Maricel Vigo

Maricel Vigo

June 19, 2006 12:01 AM ET

Two unidentified gunmen shot radio journalists Maricel and George Vigo near their home on the southern island of Mindanao. The married couple were walking home from a public market when they were shot at around 5:15 p.m. by men on...

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George Vigo

George Vigo

June 19, 2006 12:00 AM ET

Two unidentified gunmen shot radio journalists George and Maricel Vigo near their home on the southern island of Mindanao. The married couple were walking home from a public market when they were shot at around 5:15 p.m. by men...

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