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THE DAY IN PHOTOS: October 28, 2019

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Posted at Oct 29 2019 12:16 AM

CJ Peralta leads SC flag raising

Newly appointed Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta sings the National Anthem with SC Justices Andres Reyes, Jr (from left) Justice Alfredo Benjamin S. Caguioa and Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe during flag raising ceremonies on Monday. Peralta was appointed as the 26th Chief Justice of the Philippines by President Duterte on October 23, 2019. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

PCG deploys personnel for Undas

Members of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) stand at attention during send-off ceremonies for peacekeeping operations during All Souls Day and All Saints Day. The maritime agency is currently on full alert to monitor seaports, with the expected surge of passengers around the country for the upcoming holiday. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Protest vs China-funded dam

Child rights advocates from Salinlahi Alliance for Children's Concerns together with Gabriela and the indigenous group Katribu hold a protest action in front of DENR headquarters in Quezon City Monday. The group is opposing the issuance of an environmental compliance certificate allowing the construction of the China-funded New Centennial Water Source - Kaliwa Dam, which would allegedly displace thousands of Dumagats and destroy their source of livelihood. Jire Carreon ABS-CBN News

Prayer for 39 human trafficking victims found dead in UK

Residents light candles to pray for 39 people found dead in the back of a truck near London, in front of Hanoi Cathedral in Hanoi, Vietnam on Sunday. The British government sent documents to Vietnam on 4 out of the 39 victims onboard the truck found outside London on October 25 for verification coordination. Reuters

Students remember PMA hazing victim

Students from Baguio City mark the 40th day after the death of Philippine Military Academy cadet Darwin Dormitorio during a candle-lighting protest on Monday at the gates of Fort Gregorio Del Pilar in Baguio City. Seven upperclass cadets have been charged with hazing, murder, and torture for the death of Dormitorio after police autopsy showed he suffered internal bleeding caused by beatings allegedly inflicted on him. ABS-CBN News

Flower season

A worker assembles flower stands at the Dangwa Flower Market in Sampaloc, Manila on Monday as flower shop owners prepare for peak demand this coming All Saints' Day. Filipinos spend the holiday to visit the grave of their departed loved ones in various cemeteries across the country. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News