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Aguirre wants to know why he was given ‘fake’ photo on Marawi opposition meeting

Jun 8, 2017 @ 16:43

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II on Thursday (June 8) assured he was not spreading fake news.

“I’m not spreading fake news,” he said in a statement.

Aguirre showed to reporters on Wednesday (June 7) a photo from his phone which he claimed is proof that members of the opposition went to Marawi City to meet with influential Moro clans a few weeks prior the attack of the Maute terrorist group.

The photo showed 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.

However, the photo can be found in the Facebook account of Cerilles and it showed as being posted on September 4, 2015 with the location Iloilo International Airport.

“The photo did not come from me,” said Aguirre.

“The info was just given to me and I am having it investigated,” he added.

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  • bobbisilver

    every word you spew out of your mouth makes you look dumber each time. you said the photo did not come from you. that this was just given to you. mr aguirre, you are the goddamn justice secretary. prior to that, you are a well known lawyer. how in the hell did you not think about validating the information you received before showing it to the press? you’ve got a big loose screw inside you mr secretary. do yourself a favor. shut the hell up!

  • niuginicebeer2009

    I have an Idea who gave Sec. Aguiwig the photo……..Mocha Uson…..that lady has a penchant of using fake photos and claim it as ‘symbolism”

  • niuginicebeer2009

    ” Hindi likas na masama si Vit…Napabarkada lang kaya napaka sinungaling na” – Rene Saguisag…

    Barkada Ni Vit…

    Sal Panelo

    Et al….


  • niuginicebeer2009

    Duterte choose this Guy as DOJ sec with only one mission….prosecute all those will oppose him…that is why this Guy is in trouble if he failed to prosecute the opposition members like trillanes, hontiveros, aquino etc..before end of this year..


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