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Philippines

3 February 2010

GMA TV News (Manila)

More than 600 people have been arrested in the first month of the Commission on Elections' implementation of the gun ban for this year's May elections, the Philippine National Police said on Wednesday. PNP spokesman Chief Superintendent Leonardo Espina said that as of 8 a.m. Wednesday, they have arrested 607 people, 45 of them policemen and 25 of them soldiers and the rest are civilians. "As of the present naka-gather tayo ng 607 arrested persons. Mga 45 dito galing... (GunPolicy.org)

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