Despite of the busy schedule, President Rodrigo Duterte gave his time to speak with the leaders and members of activists group BAYAN in Malacañang Palace on Tuesday.
The assembly, in accordance with the social media post of BAYAN secretary Renato Reyes Jr. turned extra severe than the final assembly between them and President Rodrigo Duterte as a result of they talked in regards to the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao till the top of the 12 months which the activists extraordinarily opposed.
President Rodrigo Duterte meets the member of BAYAN
Photo: Renato Reyes Jr.
According to Reyes Jr. the President actually needed to increase Martial Law in Mindanao whereas the members of Bayan don’t wish to lengthen it.
Despite of their opposition to the Martial Law in Mindanao, they clarified to the President that they don’t help the ISIS affiliated Maute Terrorist Group that attacked Marawi City.
They additionally talked in regards to the militarization close to the communities of Lumad, contractualization, free tuition in all State Universities and Colleges and land reform.
President Rodrigo Duterte additionally acquired the letter from the previous and sick political prisoners that the members of BAYAN requested to be freed by the federal government due to their worsening situations.
They additionally submitted the 20-point pressing calls for from the group and knowledgeable the President in regards to the mass rally that deliberate to arrange in Mendiola on Monday, the identical day which Duterte would ship his second State of the Nation Address.
“Nais sana naming maghatid ng mas magandang balita sa mga kasama na naghihintay sa Mendiola, pero hindi ito ang sitwasyon. Matingkad kanina ang mga pagkakaiba sa mga mayor na isyu.” Reyes mentioned in his Facebook post.