Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta turned emotional whereas denying Senator Hontiveros claims that there’s a sample on killings in Duterte’s battle in opposition to unlawful medicine.
During the senate probe on the death of Kian Delos Santos, Acosta clarified that PAO didn’t pronounced that there’s a patter on killings within the drug battle of President Duterte contradicted to the claims of Senator Hontiveros who quoted the PAO a number of occasions in the course of the listening to.
“Mawalang galang na ho kay Senator Hontiveros, wala hong pronouncement ang PAO na may pattern dito. Uulitin ko po, walang polisiya ang gobyerno na pumatay ng walang awa,” Acosta mentioned.
She additionally defended the cops who’re prepared to sacrifice their lives to meet their obligation within the nation as a result of the controversies made all of the cops even the nice ones regarded dangerous.
“Ako na mismo ang makakapagpatotoo na walang inuutos sa mga pulis na pumatay ng walang kaawa awa, kaya po yung mga kliyente namin, 80,000 plus nakakulong.. buhay hinuli ng mga kapulisan natin,” she mentioned.
“Kasi kawawa naman yung mga pulis na handang ibuwis ang kanilang buhay para sa inang bayan parang nalalahat na sila,nasasaktan po ako dahil madami rin po kaming kliyente na pulis na pinagtangol namin noon hanggang ngayon” she added
She clarified that PAO identified the similarity between Kian Delos Santos and Carl Aranaiz.
“Wala po kaming sinasabing pattern, lilinawin ko lang.. yung similarity lang ng kaso ni Kian at ni Carl.. parehong teenager, parehong OFW ang nanay, parehong may munting tindahan sa harap ng kanilang tahanan, parehong maayos ang itsura at wala sa drug list ng mga barangay, yun po yun pero wala po kaming sinabi na may pattern na mayroong utos [ang gobyerno] na pumatay, wala hong ganon,” PAO Chief Acosta mentioned.
But Hontiveros defined that they solely quoted what Acosta mentioned throughout her radio interview on DZMM.
“Ang punto dito buhay ito eh bakit ganito ang pattern, parang may pagkakahalintulad ito kay Kian,” Hontiveros mentioned whereas quoting what Acosta mentioned in the course of the radio interview.
In the video posted by CNN Philippines, it additionally confirmed PNP Chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa, nonetheless wiping his tears after defending the PNP in opposition to the accusations that the PNP had been ordered to kill anybody within the type of battle in opposition to unlawful medicine.
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