Thousands crowd Philippine highway for 3rd night in church protest

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Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) group display placards as they march along EDSA highway in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila August 30, 2015. Thousands of members of the Christian group occupied the busy highway in Manila for a second night on Saturday, protesting against what they say is government intrusion in church affairs. Photo courtesty REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) group display placards as they march along EDSA highway in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila August 30, 2015. Thousands of members of the Christian group occupied the busy highway in Manila for a second night on Saturday, protesting against what they say is government intrusion in church affairs. Photo courtesty REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco

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MANILA (Reuters) Shouting "Hustisya" (Justice), INC members, estimated at 14,500 by police, raised placards calling on the government to uphold religious freedom.