1. Bigkis ng Nagkakaisang Manggagawa ng Apex Mines (BINA-ADLO-KMU, Maco, ComVal): union vice president Rogelio Cañabano hounded by soldiers from 71st IB and interrogated on three separate occasions about union activities, identities of union members and ADLO-KMU organizers;
2. Musahamat Farms Labor Union-NAFLU-KMU (Pantukan, ComVal): officers were “invited” by management only to find soldiers waiting for them, asking them about the torching incident on Aug 23, and taking their pictures with planted paraphernalia belonging to the underground movement;
3. Maragusan Dole Stanfilco Workers Union (Maragusan, ComVal): Union leaders continue to face trumped up criminal charges orchestrated by Dole Stanfilco in cahoots with the AFP to retaliate vs the union’s leadership.
STOP THE MILITARIZATION OF OUR UNIONS!
JUNK OPLAN BAYANIHAN!
Picket protest today to condemn AFP for trade union repression at Eastmincom, Panacan, 10am. Media coverage requested.