And putting together a cast of pathetic losers given space and air time on the pathetic tabloid media that have nothing more important to do. September 3, at 5: Noynoy had a big bonus in the beginning but he lost the very fragile trust of the people, especially in his communication during what happened recently, where in my opinion he came across as elitist and distant, which is a no-no in a country where there is already a big divide between the elite and common people, both culturally and economically, and ordinary people DO NOT trust the elite that sold them out so many times in history. They have injured and killed many people, and they continue to threaten the safety of our citizens as long as they roam free. I was listening to the radio earlier Kabayan.
I believe now, his technical savvy on counter-insurgency principles must be his only currency. The terrain covered by this operation is complicated: Why not faster, more aggressive work? Back here in the homeland. They had no success until late in the afternoon, about three hours after the wipe-out of an entire SAF unit. See Wikipedia’s guide to writing better articles for suggestions.
Is that what we want? There is some debate regarding on what to call the incident in Mamasapano a “misencounter” or a massacre.
Trefor Moss January 26, I am a firm believer in trust to my staff but to gain confidence in my decisions i need to ask questions, questions and questions when the life of people depend on it.
FULL TEXT: English translation of President Aquino’s speech on the Mamasapano clash
February 20, at 3: Who were the hostile forces encountered by the SAF troops? Citizens who take to the mountains after losing hope; mamqsapano kept from gaining justice who instead choose to exact violence on their fellowmen.
Even advanced Western countries have a lot of senseless political fighting, direct and indirect corruption, bungled police and military operations, badly-planned public projects, powerful families running the show for themselves, weak leaders and more.
I think the president just got exempted here. The Communist Party of the Philippines expressed sympathies to the victims of the Mamasapano clash. Mamasapxno latest posting maybe tomorrow. Are we capable of getting such accurate intelligence information?
Lessons from Mamasapano
Senator Alan Peter Cayetano also claimed that his coalition will withdraw its support for the Bangsamoro Basic Law, endangering the ongoing peace process. If you read his WordPress blog, there are lots of comments regarding the same thing as well.
The rebels deny of knowing about the SAF’s operation and the uniform is not familiar to them as the spokesperson said – that is why they are forced to fight. Before this trip our claim to being Ilocanos only took us on annual school breaks which brought us as far as Vigan. wssay
That, and the fact that he speak for an institution whose history of murder, pedophilia, corruption, and violence had largely remained un-atoned. We can bet that Purisima knew, and Espina did not. The MILF obviously cannot claim control of the areas they operate in.
Like so many others, I have many questions surrounding the incident, and I expect the board of inquiry to uncover the truth behind this incident. Just a year and a half to go, anyway. If only R Hiro does not stuff everythingng in one suitcase Or at least be back for healhy exchanges without turning things ugly like during the hvrds and jag days,he would be a great addition here.
Mamasapano clash – Wikipedia
More and more people are starting to recognize this if I read the various comment threads correctly. We will cope, and we will adapt, in our own time.
This is what they want the resource persons to say. They also covered their badges with black ribbons and wore black armbands. It is so visual, as we sit picking through the halo halo for our favorite tidbits.
Lessons from Mamasapano | Inquirer Opinion
Noynoy may be objectively good, but part of his job is keeping people in line because they do not know how to fall in line by themselves — yet. The opening esssy of London Has Fallen briefly mentions the SAF 44 with the antagonist of the film having links to the incident.
Bahnarin and Benzar Amputuan were rivals at the Mayoral elections. Artillery fire support was factored in as one of the mitigating actions of the SAF. Who was responsible for their deaths? In our country, that consensus massqcre NOT been reached.
So there is a lot of noise, including trolls infesting the news article discussion threads. Cory who anointed him as her successor. We have never been to Ilocos Norte.