Opposition senators have mixed reactions to SC ruling on martial law

The Supreme Court decision to uphold President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of martial law in Mindanao drew mixed reactionson Tuesdayfromopposition members of the Senate. "The Supreme Court has resolved the question on the sufficiency of the factual basis of declaring martial law in Mindanao," Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said in a statement. "But what is more important today and in the next 17 days is how to end the fighting in Marawi which has already claimed the lives of many of our soldiers, displaced thousands of residents, and disrupted all forms of human and economic activity in the area." Drilon thenurged the government to immediately prepare a long-term reha...Keep on reading: Opposition senators have mixed reactions to SC ruling on martial law

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