Aug 20, 2017 @ 21:26

The Senate majority bloc has condemned the killing of Kian Loyd Delos Santos and referred to as for an inquiry into the alleged police abuses in President Duterte’s brutal warfare on medicine.

The three-page decision, shared by Senator Joel Villanueva on Twitter, was reached throughout a majority caucus led by Senate President Koko Pimentel at a restaurant in Makati City.

“Now therefore, be it resolved, as it is hereby resolved by the Senate, to express its condemnation against the recent spate of abuses by the police resulting in excessive and unnecessary deaths in the conduct of the campaign against illegal drugs,” the decision learn.

It additionally sought the suitable Senate committee “to inquire and review the conduct of anti-drug operation by the PNP (Philippine National Police) as well as capacitating the PNP as an institution, to hold erring officials within their ranks liable for the commission of any crime or offense.”

Source: politics.com.ph