Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Sunday renewed his problem to President Duterte, to hearth leftist members in his Cabinet following his order to the navy and the Philippine National Police (PNP) to go after the New People’s Army (NPA).
“I am now calling on him to kick out the communist leaders in his Cabinet,” he mentioned.
Trillanes claimed that sources from Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) instructed him that a whole lot of CPP-NPA (Communist Party of the Philippines) cadres at the moment are official employed by the Departments of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Agrarian Reform (DAR), Labor and Employment (DOLE), National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) and Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC).
“These communists are using the resources from these government offices to stockpile arms and ammunition which they would use later on against our soldiers,” Trillanes, a former junior navy officer, mentioned.
Among recognized leftist members of President Duterte’s Cabinet are DAR Sec. Rafael Mariano, DSWD Sec. Judy Taguiwalo, NAPC Sec. Liza Maza and Cabinet Sec. Leoncio Evasco Jr. who’s concurrent HUDCC chair.
Trillanes made an analogous name to Duterte in Feb. this 12 months, after the President ordered the AFP to wage an all-out conflict towards the NPA, if solely to show that the Chief Executive’s transfer was not simply however one other bluster.