2 months Duterte mulls Spratlys Islands as resettlement area for stubborn informal settlers MB
By Genalyn Kabiling President Duterte is considering the Spratlys Islands as the next resettlement area for stubborn informal settlers amid government efforts to safeguard the country’s territorial waters including the West Philippine Sea. MB file photo(JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) The President made the proposal in jest after admitting the government’s problem with some informal settler families who return to to their former homes even after they have been relocated. “‘Yung sinabi ko sa iyo, Del, na ‘yung maliliit diyan sa Spratlys, kinuha ba natin? Diyan ko ilagay ‘yung… Diyan ko ilagay ‘yung mga squatter na matitigas ang ulo. ‘Yung sira ... more