President Rodrigo Duterte mentioned Senator Antonio Trillanes IV was the sort of one who would kill someone simply to be president.
In a tv interview, Duterte mentioned that if Trillanes had received as his vice chairman, he wouldn’t last a day in office as a result of Trillanes would transfer to assassinate him identical to how the late Senator Ninoy Aquino was kiled on the airport tarmac in 1983.
“Alam mo, pagkatapos ng inauguration ko, hindi pa ako nakababa diyan [garbled] may putok na ng baril. Pareho kami ni Aquino. Mahulog na ako,” mentioned Duterte.
“He’s a very dangerous — Ambitious kasi eh. Eh gusto kaagad bise presidente. Gusto itong mag-presidente. Hoy, Pilipino, gumising kayo sa mga ito,” he added.
Duterte mentioned Trillanes carried a grudge in opposition to him as a result of he spurned Trillanes’ provide to be his his operating mate in the 2016 elections.
“One night before the election, tumawag siya. Hindi ko ito kilala ‘tong ’to eh. — Ayaw kong makipagkita dito sa mga ganitong klaseng tao eh. Tapos ito siya, gusto niya akong makausap. Pumunta ako sa Linden. Ito ‘yung picture, the only picture that I have with him,” mentioned Duterte displaying a photograph of him and Trillanes on his cellphone to the TV host.
“Kinausap niya ako na gusto niyang mag bise presidente sa akin. Sabi ko, ‘Ayaw ko’. Pero hindi ko lang masabi na, ‘Ikaw klaseng tao, maging bise ko?’,’” mentioned Duterte.