8 months Gordon scores US interference on Ressa’s case MB
By Mario Casayuran Senator Richard J. Gordon said Saturday the call by a US State Department spokesman for the Philippines to quickly resolve the case against Maria Ressa, a prominent critic of President Duterte, and allow her and her news site Rappler to “operate freely’’ is a form of interference. Senator Richard Gordon (CZAR DANCEL / MANILA BULLETIN) ‘’Di tama na nakikialam ang US sa atin,’’ Gordon said during a radio interview on various national and international issues. (It is not right for the US to interfere with Philippine domestic affairs.) While he stressed that Ressa is a friend and a ... more