Former President Benigno Aquino III was ordered criminally indicted on Friday and could face imprisonment if convicted in connection with the botched Mamasapano raid that left 44 Special Action Force (SAF) commandos dead in one of the biggest crises that hit his administration.
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Typhoons and flooding as a result of climate change will damage more houses in the Philippines by 2085 as seven cities are seen vulnerable to the rise in sea levels, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Friday.
A London-based nongovernment organization has once again tagged the Philippines as the most dangerous country in Asia and third across the globe for environmental activists.
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In January this year, former President Benigno Aquino III denied having a direct participation in the botched operation in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, by the Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police (PNP) that led to the deaths of 44 police commandos on Jan. 25, 2015.
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The Ilocos Norte government under Gov. Imee Marcos also used cash advances to pay for P26 million worth of medicines, fertilizer, sculptures and construction services in 2012, the same method used in its controversial P66.45-million purchase of vehicles, documents obtained by the Inquirer showed.
The 19 policemen implicated in the killing of Albuera, Leyte, Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. and his fellow detainee Raul Yap were not really reinstated but only reverted to duty, Camp Crame said on Friday.
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