CAMP CRAME, Quezon City (DWDD) – As the Philippine National Police celebrated the 116th Anniversary of the service, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte reiterated his support to the PNP and the Armed Forces of the Philippines in their operations under his term.
In his speech, the Chief Executive stated that: “The police and the military, let us be clear on this, are directly under me. I am your commander in chief.” The president demanded transparency from the PNP in order to ensure their security.
“Whatever your problem may be in connection with your work, tell me the truth. Do not lie to me so that i can help you with the truth.”
The President also assured our men and women in uniform of his willingness to give pardon to authorities that may get involved in any allegations of extra judicial killings, just in case they are proven innocent.
“If they are really innocent, i will pardon them immediately after.” President Duterte insisted. AES / ALS / MCAG