Was Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II a sufferer of fake information?
Aguirre confirmed to reporters on Wednesday (June 7) a photograph from his telephone which he claimed is proof that members of the opposition went to Marawi City a number of weeks prior the assault of the Maute terrorist group.
The photograph confirmed Magdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV, former presidential adviser Ronald Llamas, former Pampanga Governor Mark Lapid and former Zamboanga del Sur Vice Governor Ace Cerilles collectively in what gave the impression to be a espresso store.
“Ito yung picture nila,” stated Aguirre who stated he was knowledgeable the group was with Sen. Bam Aquino IV once they have been in Marawi City on May 2 to fulfill with Moro clans.
After briefly exhibiting it to reporters, Aguirre by no means confirmed it once more..
“Huwag muna!” Aguirre informed reporters who have been asking for an additional peek of the photograph.
“Sabihin niyo na lang na may picture akong pinakita,” he solely stated.
Apparently, the photograph has been circulating in social media accounts together with from supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte.
However, Cerriles commented in one of many posts that it’s an previous photograph.
The photograph might be discovered within the Facebook account of Cerilles and it confirmed as being posted on September four, 2015 with the placement Iloilo International Airport.