Duterte Blames Aquino for Massacre of Police Commandos in Mamasapano

The Mamasapano incident that killed 44 police commandos during a mission to capture an international terrorist is back in the spotlight. President Rodrigo Duterte has accused then-president Benigno Aquino III of being responsible for the failed mission, adding that the former chief executive withheld military support that would have helped the trapped police officers. Aquino, who had vowed not to make any political comment for a year,…

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