Frequently Asked Questions About the General, Unconditional, and Omnibus Amnesty for Political Prisoners in the Philippines

A brief primer from Kapayapaan Campaign for Just and Lasting Peace November 14, 2016 1. Who are the political prisoners? Political prisoners (PPs) are individuals arrested, detained, and imprisoned for acts in furtherance of their political beliefs. They are denied their liberty and prosecuted under a system of justice that …