7 months Robredo slams Sotto’s ‘insensitive’ comment MB
By Raymund Antonio Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday slammed Senate President Vicente Sotto III for his “insensitive” comment on allowing China to fish in the country’s exclusive economic zone. Vice President Leni Robredo(Mark Balmores / MANILA BULLETIN) “Tingin ko, medyo insensitive siya dahil mayroong mga [mangingisda] tayong na-violate iyong kanilang mga karapatan.” Robredo told reporters in an interview at the University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City. (I think that’s insensitive because we have fishermen whose rights were violated.) Robredo, a lawyer and leader of the opposition, said the support of all Filipinos to the fishermen is crucial at ... more