Philippines prisoners hone skills with knives

One of Manila's most notorious jails is preparing inmates to return to the work force.

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    Prisons in the Philippines are known for cooking up unusual rehabilitation programmes. And one of Manila's most notorious jails is allowing inmates to handle cleavers and knives.

    Based on a reality show, it is meant to hone inmates’ skills, keep them productive, and prepare them to return to the work force.

    Marga Ortigas reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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