• UNARMED

    As security guards of Lapanday Food Corporation fired warning shots against protesting farmers in Tagum City on Friday, Dec. 9, the farmers took off their shirts to show that they are unarmed and should not be accused of bringing guns in the protest site. The farmers are claiming a portion of the land from the banana company. (Photo from Kilab Multimedia)

  • UNITY WALL

    Some 125 Bangsamoro civil society organizations signed a unity board calling for the unity of the Moro National Liberation Front and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, two Moro revolutionary organizations currently negotiating peace with the Philippine government during the three day Bangsamoro Multi-sectoral Leaders’ Summit on Unity and Solidarity held at the Royal Mandaya Hotel in Davao City from Dec. 6-8. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)

  • SOLIDARITY

    A member of Bayan Muna Partylist shaves his hair to support the call for the immediate release of political prisoners during a protest action in Mendiola Bridge in Manila on Thursday, Dec. 8. (Contributed photo)

  • CHRISTMAS CAROL

    In preparation for their Christmas party this Dec. 10, Lumad students practice singing Christmas songs after their regular class at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines Haran compound where Lumad evacuees are currently staying. (Earl O. Condeza/davaotoday.com)

  • END CONTRACTUALIZATION

    Progressive labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno in Southern Mindanao Region holds a protest rally Thursday at the Department of Labor and Employment region XI office to reiterate their call to end the contractualization of workers. (Earl O. Condeza/davaotoday.com)

  • GROWTH MONITORING

    A personnel at the Archbishop Nutrition Center records the weight and height of the children as part of nutritional status monitoring. The center, located Pag-Asa Street, Fatima, Davao City provides free lunch to malnourished children.(Maricar Emata/davaotoday.com)

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  • SIESTA

    Two trisikad drivers, a local term for a cycle rickshaw, take their nap while waiting for passengers along Fatima Street in Davao City on Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 7. (Maricar Emata/davaotoday.com)

  • IN PHOTOS | The state of the Lumad in Talaingod after evacuation

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  • PLAYTIME

    It’s fishing time for girls in a village in the Island Garden City of Samal as they enjoy the weekend. (Zea Io Ming C. Capistrano/davaotoday.com)

  • CLOCK TOWER

    As the Christmas holiday is fast approaching, the colorful lights shine brightly at Davao City’s clock tower along San Pedro Street. (Earl O. Condeza/davaotday.com)

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    Children living near Wireless Cat​h​olic Cemetery​ in​ Davao City, enjoy their semestral break playing on top of tombs. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

  • ROAD REPAIR

    A woman walks across the corner of Magallanes and Torres Street, Davao City, which undergo road improvement. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

  • PHOTOS | Davao unveils memorial marker in night market

    The city government unveiled Tuesday the memorial marker at the blast site in Roxas avenue.

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