10 months Lacson decries poor ground intelligence in Jolo bombing MB
By Mario Casayuran Senator Panfilo M. Lacson, chairman of the Senate public order and dangerous drugs committee, said Wednesday that the Jolo bombing that claimed 22 lives could have been averted had intelligence been strengthened and immediately processed. Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson (Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson Official Twitter page / MANILA BULLETIN ‘’I always maintain intelligence is the prime mover of all operations on the ground,’’ Lacson, a former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, told Senate reporters. ‘’Kasi pag nag-fail ang intelligence parang bulag ang mga sundalo at pulis natin kung sino hahabulin o kung ano ipeprevent. Yan ang pinaka-basic. ... more