10 months Keep civilians safe – Duterte MB
By Genalyn Kabiling In the wake of the deadly twin bombings in Jolo, Sulu, Presi­dent Duterte has authorized the military to drop bombs on the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) but reminded them to avoid collateral damage. VISIT TO BLAST SITE – President Duterte visited on Monday the Jolo Cathedral in Jolo, Sulu, the scene of two bomb explosions that killed at least 21 people and 112 others wounded last Sunday. (EPA-EFE) “I ordered you to destroy the organi­zation. I’m ordering you now: Pulpugin ninyo ang Abu Sayyaf [crush the Abu Sayyaf] by whatever means,” Duterte said during his visit to ... more