The Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) confirmed his love once more to his soldiers.
President Rodrigo Duterte introduced his wounded soldiers from Camp Edilberto Evangelista Station Hospital in Cagayan De Oro City to Metro Manila to be handled in a nonetheless not but identified hospital.
Nine out of 40 soldiers who sustained wounds after they fought the Maute Terrorist Group rode the Presidential Plane along with President Rodrigo Duterte, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Go and Presidential Communications assistant secretary Mocha Uson. The different wounded soldiers rode the C295 Aircraft.
Wounded soldiers skilled flying via Presidential Plane and did a Duterte pose
along with Duterte, Go and Uson
Photo: Byron Cristobal
President Rodrigo Duterte, Special Assistant to the President Bong Go poses with the 9 soldiers contained in the Presidential aircraft
Literally, President Rodrigo Duterte made the Presidential Airplane as an ambulance for his wounded soldiers to allow them to be introduced to Manila sooner.
President Rodrigo Duterte talks to the wounded Soldiers
Photo: Mocha Uson
This is the primary time that the Presidential aircraft was used to introduced wounded soldiers for medical remedy.
Duterte along with different officers distributed reduction items for the Marawi Evacuees in Iligan City and after that they determined to introduced the wounded soldiers to Manila to be get a greater medical remedy.
President Duterte was warmly welcomed by the evacuees in Iligan City National School of Fisheries.
Duterte apologized to the Maranao folks for the destruction of Marawi City due to the battle between the federal government forces and Marawi Terrorist Group.
“Hindi pa naman natapos ang Ramadan, I would like to say to the Maranao people that I am very, very, very sorry na nangyari ito sa atin. Sana kung madaling panahon you will find a new heart to forgive my soldiers, ang gobyerno, pati ako for declaring martial law,” he mentioned throughout his go to to the National School of Fisheries in Iligan City.
He additionally promised that he would assist rebuild Marawi City.
“Tutulungan ko kayo. Huwag kayong mag-alala. Tutulungan ko kayo hanggang relocation. And then, we will rehabilitate ang Marawi. Gaganda iyon ulit,” he mentioned.
The battle in Marawi City nonetheless ongoing because the AFP decided to wipe out each remaining members of Maute Terrorist Group.