LP on second highest post denies impeachment plot
Vice President Leni Robredo denies accusation of impeachment plot against President Rodrigo Duterte, Tuesday.
In the President’s speech on Monday, September 12, he stated that “yellow” (Liberal Party member) moves to unseat him in presidency using human rights conflict, which led US President Barack Obama to ride on the issue. Although, he did not dropped names.
Immediately, highest LP on post Vice President Robredo reiterated her full support on the current administration. She plans to personally meet the President to directly clarify the allegation and assure the office of commitment to the Filipino people.
Likewise, other LP members denied the yellow impeachment plot, namely Senators Leila De Lima, Franklin Drilon, Francis Pangilinan and Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV.
Israel confirms bombing Syria army position, disclaim warplane and drone shot down
Israel confirms a bomb attack against the Syrian army position on Tuesday after a mortar bomb hit Golan Heights. However, Israel denies any warplane and drone shot down as claimed by the Syrian statements. The bomb strike was considered as Israel’s response to the occasional spillover from the five-year war between the two countries. In a statement released by Syria, warplanes from Israel attacked their army position in Quneitra Province 1 a.m. on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Israeli military said they attacked Syrian targets hours after the alleged mortar bombing in Golan Heights.
Second Oplan against drugs initiated in Cavite
On the battle of PNP against drugs, Oplan Galugad now dubbed here in Cavite as Oplan “Du-Pres” was implemented.
Four hundred men in uniforms of Cavite Police Provincial Office PRO-CALABARZON gathered together with Bureau of Jail and Penology Management, PDEA, PNP Local Support Unit as well as the Local Government Units at Trece Martires City to witness the implementation of the new program.
Oplan Du-Pres is a mixture of two Visayan Words, “Duaw Presohan” with an English translation of jail inspection or visitation.
The goal of the said operation is to regularly inspect and confiscated contrabands in all City and Municipal jails within the jurisdiction of Cavite PNP.
More MRT train to ease congestion in stations
Busan Universal Incorporation is planning to add more trains during rush hours to ease congestion in MRT stations, said Mercado on Tuesday.
Millions of people are using MRT everyday to avoid heavy traffic in Metro Manila but the congestion in stations is the new problem. Busan is also planning to increase the capacity from 18 to 20, Busan spokesperson Charles Mercado said.