Gregorio Ybanez

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In the Philippines, three journalists killed in two weeks

August 31, 2015 12:27 PM ET

Bangkok, August 31, 2015--A radio anchor was shot dead on Thursday in the Philippines, the third journalist to be killed in the country in unclear circumstances in two weeks. The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Philippine authorities to thoroughly...

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Newspaper publisher murdered in the Philippines

August 20, 2015 11:12 AM ET

Bangkok, August 20, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on authorities in the Philippines to establish the motive behind the murder of newspaper publisher Gregorio Ybanez and swiftly bring the perpetrator to justice....

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Gregorio Ybanez

August 19, 2015 9:11 AM ET

An unidentified assailant shot Ybanez three times in the chest and once in the arm in front of the journalist's home in southern Davao Del Norte province's Tagum City. The newspaper publisher died the next morning from his injuries, news...

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