Community groups to hold a candlelight vigil for the release of political prisoners in the Philippines

MEDIA ADVISORY 

Community groups to hold a candlelight vigil for the release of political prisoners 

in the Philippines 

What: 

A press briefing with community representative during a rally in Downtown Montreal in solidarity with political prisoners on hunger strike in the Philippines. Filipino community organizations in Montreal will hold a candlelight vigil to commemorate International Human Rights Day in coordination with similar actions around the world. 

When: Saturday, December 10 at 4pm 

Where: In the Courtyard of the St James United Church 463 Ste-Catherine Street West 

Media coverage requested. 

Photo opportunities and interviews available. 

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For more information please contact Elesser Bulatao of the Filipino youth organization ANAKBAYAN at (514) 566-7949