Children not spared from brutal rights violations

News Philippines Mar 23, 2012 at 4:28 pm


MANILA – In an instant, Cindy (not her real name), 17, lost her sanity.

On October 16, 2011, at around 3 p.m., soldier Alexander Bargasa fetched Cindy from her home to attend the anniversary gathering of the 16th Infantry Battalion at the military camp in sitio Galaxy, Pinugay village, Baras, Rizal. She was accompanied by a cousin and a neighbor. She came home at around 7 p.m. and since then, Cindy’s relatives noticed changes in her behavior.

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