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The other slain rebels during Monday's clash were Reymart Rusiana of Purok Malabuan, Makilala, Cotabato and Armand Mendoza of Barangay Nuling, Lebak, Sultan Kudarat.
Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has announced Rs3 million as a compensation amount for heirs of the slain protesters.
He told the family that the government would provide financial assistance for the higher education of younger brothers of the slain principal.
And they celebrate the paradoxical manner by which God exerts power, establishes his rule, and liberates those enslaved by the axis of evil: liberation and ransom through the shedding of blood of an innocent lamb, the seemingly harmless lamb overcoming the seemingly deadly dragon, the victim becoming the victor (both the Lamb and his followers), followers washing their clothes pure by drenching them in blood (the blood of the Lamb), going from slain to reign, etc.
Pramis said that the slain NPA was the second communist insurgent killed in a week in Camarines provinces.
MPA Mohammad Asif Bajwa said the Punjab government would soon provide a government job to the widow of slain lawyer Rana Khalid Abbas and younger brother of slain lawyer Mohammad Irfan Chohan.
Of these 60 officers, 45 were slain with handguns, 11 with rifles, and 4 with shotguns.
In addition to those killed by firearms, 3 officers were intentionally struck by vehicles, and 1 was slain with a knife.
Duterte said that at the one-stop shops he was envisioning, all widows or relatives of slain soldiers have to do is to sign documents and then receive their benefits after doing so.
Theresa March testified before a congressional hearing that spotlighted the Mexican law, which she believed stood in the way of justice for her slain husband.
Nineteen officers were wearing body armor at the time of their deaths, and 3 were slain with their own weapons.
BURBANK - A registered sex offender who worked as a repairman at the building where slain Warner Bros.