By TJ Burgonio and Christine O. Avendaño
The Philippines and the United States are not amenable to renegotiating the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario said on Friday amid angry calls for the revision or abrogation of the bilateral deal following the killing of a transgender Filipino allegedly by a US Marine two weeks ago.
By Leila B. Salaverria
All concerned government agencies must work together to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, and to ensure they are in sync, the Senate will convene stakeholders to check on their efforts regarding the issue.
By TJ Burgonio
Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago has asked the friend of slain Filipino transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude and a hotel staff to testify at a hearing on her killing allegedly by a US Marine on Wednesday morning.
By Allan Macatuno
The remains of murdered transgender woman, Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude, will be cremated on Friday (Oct. 24) to grant her German boyfriend more time to grieve at her wake.
By Tarra Quismundo and Allan Macatuno; Inquirer Central Luzon
Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude was severely beaten before being killed allegedly by a US serviceman in a motel here, according to the police autopsy report released on Friday.