Bello echoes Locsin: We cannot force Filipinos in Libya to go home

MANILA, Philippines --- While recognizing the importance of having our countrymen repatriated from Libya, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Wednesday agreed with Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. that the government cannot force Filipinos there to return home.   Locsin earlier said that there have been no forced evacuations and repatriations in Libya, as the overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) themselves have the final decision.   Asked if he shares the same sentiments as the foreign affairs secretary, Bello said that some Filipinos insist to stay despite the efforts of the government to have them repatriated.   "Hindi talaga natin mapipili...Keep on reading: Bello echoes Locsin: We cannot force Filipinos in Libya to go home

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