ALERT!!!: One of our MayDay speakers has been detained by ICE and is slated to be deported TONIGHT. Please call the CBP at 415-782-9200 and demand his release and entry into the United States. This is clearly a targeted political arrest.
MEDIA ADVISORY / ACTION ALERT!!!!
April 18, 2018
Pam Tau Lee, ICHRP-US Chairperson, 415-602-1401
Terry Valen, ICHRP-US Quick Response to Pressing Issues Workgroup, 415.203.0696 [email protected]
Rhonda Ramiro, ICHRP-US Secretariat, 415-377-2599, [email protected]
ALLOW JEROME SUCCOR ABA ENTRY TO THE US NOW!
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Jerome Aladdin Succor Aba, a peace-building advocate from Mindanao, has been denied entry to the US and is being held at the airport, scheduled for deportation tonight (Wed, April 18). Authorities have not released the basis for the denial.
Advocates are gathering at the San Francisco International Airport, where Aba has been detained for more than 15 hours, to demand his release and for him to be allowed entry in the US. Advocates are also launching a phone barrage to the Customs and Border Protection Agency for those outside of the San Francisco/Bay Area.
WHAT: Action to support and demand release of Jerome Succor Aba (phone campaign and airport mobilization)
WHERE: San Francisco International Airport, International Arrivals area (for those outside the Bay Area, call the CBP at 415-782-9200 to demand Aba be released immediately)
WHO: Coordinated by the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) US Chapter