Malacañang hasn’t taken the incident involving the the wrong way up presidential seal sitting down even when it stated there’s “no attempt to embarrass” President Rodrigo Duterte.
In a press release Saturday (July 15), presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella stated there was an error within the putting in the presidential seal on the 11th Ambassadors’ Tour Philippine Reception in Davao City.
“A careful study determined the incident as an act of omission. Appropriate measures have been taken against those responsible,” he stated.
Duterte seemed to be unaware of the error as he spoke at size to Filipino-American executives and diplomatic officers on the occasion Friday (July 14).
The state-run RTVM, nevertheless, streamed a couple of minutes of the body displaying Duterte talking with the presidential seal the wrong way up earlier than switching to a tighter shot.
Following the incident, Abella stated all places of work concerned in presidential visits and protection have, upon meticulous evaluation, instituted procedures to stop the prevalence of an identical incident.
“All Offices concerned sincerely apologize for the incident and renewed the shared commitment to uphold the highest standard of service and support for the President and all his engagements,” he stated.