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U.S. role in Philippine raid questioned

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A Philippine general says American intelligence guided his troops in a hunt for militants, but eight villagers were slain.

The human rights commission report recommending criminal and administrative proceedings against troops and officers involved in the operation was written before a Times reporter informed the panel of Rafael's account of U.S. surveillance. The commission gets its mandate from the Philippine Constitution.


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