Robredo Urges Support for Troops; Liberal Party to Oppose Wider Martial Law Coverage

Though there’s concern over the declaration of martial law in Mindanao due to the country’s experience with the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos and President Rodrigo Duterte’s expressed desire to emulate the strongman, opposition has been largely isolated. Vice President Leni Robredo said that the people should unite behind the soldiers as it conducts operations against the terror group. The opposition Liberal Party…

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