MILF sugarcoated Mamasapano report – Trillanes

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The report of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Special Investigative Commission on the Mamasapano incident on January 25 is likely sugarcoated, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV  said in a television interview Wednesday. He is not convinced the MILF did not...

Napeñas lawyer: Senate report on Mamasapano ‘more objective’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – While he has yet to read the entire draft of the Senate joint committee report on the deadly Mamasapano clash, sacked PNP Special Action Force commander Director Getulio Napeñas’ lawyer said that based on the executive summary, the Senate report is more...

CIDG chief Magalong: We are not changing anything in BOI report

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The chairman of the PNP Board of Inquiry on Thursday reiterated that they are standing by their findings on the bloody January 25 Mamasapano clash despite a meeting with President Benigno Aquino III. In an interview with reporters at the CIDG office in Camp...

Ping blasts Palace: No contradiction in BOI findings

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former Philippine National Police chief Panfilo Lacson is criticizing Malacañang for saying the PNP Board of Inquiry resorted to speculations in its findings on the Mamasapano clash. Lacson said Malacanang’s insistence that the chain of command applies only to...

Napeñas forced to follow Purisima, lawyer says

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former Philippine National Police – Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) Director Gen. Getulio Napenas did not break the chain of command, his lawyer claimed. Atty. Vitaliano Aguirre said the chain of responsibility in a civilian organization like the PNP is...

Napeñas’ camp: Why isn’t Aquino taking responsibility for Mamasapano ops?

MANILA, Mar 10 (Mabuhay) — A day after President Benigno Aquino III blamed former Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) director Director Getulio Napeñas Jr. for the Mamasapano clash that killed 44 commandos, the beleaguered police officer on Tuesday...

Marwan was killed around 4:15 a.m. – CIDG chief Magalong

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Wanted terrorist Jemaah Islamiyah member Zulkifli bin Hir also known as Marwan was killed around 4:15 a.m. on Jan. 25 in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, Philippine National Police-Crime Investigation and Detection Group chief Benjamin Magalong, chair of the PNP Board...