Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II stays uneasy holding captured members of the native terrorist group Maute at Camp Evangelista in Cagayan de Oro City the place their trial can be held.

Aguirre believes facility of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in the National Capital Region (NCR) can be higher outfitted to deal with the duty of securing the terrorists.

“An AFP Camp in NCR, based on the initial assessment of SoJ and his team, can better secure the respondents,” learn his assertion.

Aguirre made this conclusion when he himself went to Cagayan de Oro City on June 12 to conduct an ocular inspection of amenities.

The Secretary stated he’ll make one other pitch earlier than the Supreme Court (SC) to “enable the switch of the trial of the Rebellion and different instances to Metro Manila as a consequence of safety issues and lack of sufficient detention amenities. “

The SC was the one which designated the Cagayan de Oro City regional trial courtroom to strive the terrorists after having denied Aguirre’s request to create particular courts exterior Mindanao for the aim.

Source: politics.com.ph