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Peasant leader shot dead in Isabela

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 12:24 PM September 07, 2016

DELFIN ALBANO, Isabela – The leader of a farmers group was shot dead on Wednesday (Sept. 7) by three heavily armed men at 8 a.m.

Ariel Diaz was attacked at his farm in Villa Pereda by gunmen who rode on motorcycles.

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Diaz was chairperson of the Danggayan Dagiti Mannalon ti Isabela (DAGAMI), an affiliate of the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas. He was also chair of the inter-municipal Peasant Alliance against Foreign Landgrabbing in Northern Isabela.

Details of the investigation were not available at press time. CDG

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