President Rodrigo Duterte is ready to combat the New People’s Army now that the peace talks are over.
Duterte stated he can match the NPA’s manpower in the event that they need to proceed killing folks.
“So, they really want everything stopped and go back to fighting. So, wala man ako problema. I will hire more policemen,” he instructed reporters in Davao City after an engagement with businessmen.
“Wala man problema. Maraming pumapasok na pulis. So, they can keep on killing Filipinos if that is what they like. And I will just also do the same,” he added.
Duterte stated he was not stunned when the NPA ambushed a convoy of the Presidential Security Group in Arakan, Cotabato earlier this week because the authorities and communists are at “war.”
He defined that the PSG was within the space to examine the situation for his go to to Marawi City on Thursday (July 20) because it was not advisable for him to journey by way of helicopter.
“So, mag-over land, inambush man nila. ‘Di, huwag na lang,” Duterte stated.
The President stated he not wants to pursue peace talks with the communists because the NPA has not stopped its assaults in opposition to authorities forces.