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× DND, AFP embrace Senate bill proposing tougher anti-terror measures

MANILA, Philippines---Defense and military officials on Thursday (Feb. 27) welcomed the Senate's passage of the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act which they said would add more teeth to efforts to fight terrorism.

The Senate on Wednesday (Feb. 26) voted 19-2 to pass Senate Bill No. 1083, or the proposed Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, sponsored by Sen. Panfilo Lacson. It was envisioned as a "strong legal…

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