Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has denied defeated senatorial guess Greco Belgica’s allegation that the the Liberal Party is behind a supposed assassination plot to kill President Rodrigo Duterte.
In an announcement Monday (September four), Lorenzana likewise disputed Belgica’s declare that the LP had a hand within the Marawi disaster.
“Not true according to our own inquiry on our commanders in Marawi,” he mentioned.
Belgica claimed that LP wants Duterte out of workplace to place Vice President Leni Robredo in energy.
Malacañang, for its half, mentioned Belgica ought to again up his declare since alleged assassination plots in opposition to Duterte crop up nearly on a regular basis.
“As far as we know, matters like these arise everyday, almost everyday. Threats and the like. And so, I’m sure it’s going to be also looked into,” presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella informed reporters.
“Any threat is a cause [for] concern,” he added.