EMERGENCY ACTION: This Friday, 3/28 @ 5 PM ; Picket to Defend Filipino Peace Consultants

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Picket to Defend Filipino Peace ConsultantsFriday, 3/28 @ 5 PM
Philippine Consulate
556 Fifth Ave. (by 45th St.)
https://www.facebook.com/events/1480235112204996/

New York Committee to Defend Filipino Peace Consultants (DEFEND) is an alliance of local New York/New Jersey progressives, activists, Leftists, etc. we are united on the following demands:

1. The immediate and unconditional release of Filipino Peace consultants Benito Tiamzon, Wilma Austria, their companions and all Filipino political prisoners.

2. The immediate resumption of the Peace Talks between the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).