Malacañang respects court’s deferment of Trillanes arrest
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Malacañang respects court’s deferment of Trillanes arrest

Malacañang respects court’s deferment of Trillanes arrest By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang on Saturday said it respects the decision of a Makati court to defer its ruling on the coup d’etat charges filed against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. “That is court decision we respect and defer to,” Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque … Continue reading

Duterte’s oust dare to military an ‘expression of confidence’
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Duterte’s oust dare to military an ‘expression of confidence’

Duterte’s oust dare to military an ‘expression of confidence’ By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s challenge to the military to oust him was an expression of confidence that Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and other groups will not get support from the soldiers, Malacañang said Wednesday. “Ang konteksto talaga ng President … Continue reading

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Sison, Magdalo in ‘loose conspiracy’ to oust PRRD’s gov’t

Sison, Magdalo in ‘loose conspiracy’ to oust PRRD’s gov’t By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said Communist Part of the Philippines (CPP) founding chairman Jose Maria Sison, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV’s Magdalo and other groups opposing his presidency are in “loose conspiracy” to overthrow his government. “They have … Continue reading

Trillanes’ amnesty, one of Aquino’s ‘glaring mistakes’: PRRD
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Trillanes’ amnesty, one of Aquino’s ‘glaring mistakes’: PRRD

Trillanes’ amnesty, one of Aquino’s ‘glaring mistakes’: PRRD By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said the amnesty granted to Oakwood mutineers, including Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, was one of the glaring mistakes of the previous administration of former president Benigno Aquino III. “Pagka mali is mali. Hindi mo … Continue reading

Amnesty invalidation, libel raps vs. Trillanes ‘purely coincidental’
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Amnesty invalidation, libel raps vs. Trillanes ‘purely coincidental’

Amnesty invalidation, libel raps vs. Trillanes ‘purely coincidental’ By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Sunday said the declaration of the amnesty granted to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV as void ab initio and the filing of libel cases against him were “purely coincidental”. “The timing of the filing … Continue reading

Trillanes back to military status due to amnesty revocation
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Trillanes back to military status due to amnesty revocation

Trillanes back to military status due to amnesty revocation By Priam Nepomuceno MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will have his status reverted to that of a military personnel following the revocation of the amnesty granted to him by former president Benigno Aquino III in 2011. This was disclosed by Armed Forces … Continue reading