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Duterte threatens to probe Ombudsman officials

September 28, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte has warned he will create a commission that will investigate officials of the Office of the Ombudsman. Duterte’s warning came after Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales admitted that Duterte and his family are being investigated for their alleged

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PNP asks media to “deliver the truth and the full picture” on SWS survey

September 28, 2017

The Philippine National Police asked the media on Thursday to help “deliver the truth and the full picture” to change perception of people following the Social Weather Stations survey that most  Filipinos believed that suspects killed in police operation did not fight

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Lorenzana assures Maute terrorists they will not be killed if they surrender

September 28, 2017

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana assured that the remaining Maute terrorist members in Marawi City who want to surrender will not be killed. Reiterating his earlier pronouncement that the Marawi conflict may end by Sunday, Lorenzana revealed that terrorists in the city

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PNP to launch drug rehabilitation program Monday

September 28, 2017

The Philippine National Police said Thursday a “life after tokhang” program will be launched on Monday for the recovery and welness of drug surrenderees. “There will be a launching of there is life after tokhang. This is the community-based recovery

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Duterte’s legal counsel warns Ombudsman exec from leaking info on president’s wealth

September 28, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte’s chief legal counsel warned on Thursday an official of the Office of the Ombudsman from leaking information regarding his investigation on the Chief Executive family’s alleged ill-gotten wealth. Secretary Salvador Panelo said Overall Deputy Ombudsman Arthur Carandang

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Duterte vows to be friendly now with US

September 28, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday he would “be friendly” now to the United States. In a speech in the 116th anniversary of the Balangiga Encounter Day in Eastern Samar, Duterte acknowledged that US is an ally of the Philippines.

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PNP says 38% of homicide cases are resolved

September 28, 2017

The Philippine National Police said Thursday 38 percent of the 15, 911 homicide cases in the Philippines from July, 1 2016 to September 15, 2017 were resolved  while 61 percent are being investigated. Senior Supt. Adelio Benjamin Castillo, chief of PNP Directorate for

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Palace supports moves to honor late Senator Miriam Santiago

September 28, 2017

Malacanang expressed support on Thursday on the move of the Senate to confer an honor to late Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. “The Office of the President welcomes moves to confer the late Senator Miriam Defensor – Santiago the Quezon Service Cross,”

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