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Manila Standard Today
Aquino probed over DAP messof authority charges at the Sandiganbayan for his role in the January 2015 Mama
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 hours ago
of authority charges at the Sandiganbayan for his role in the January 2015 Mamasapano massacre in which 44 police Special Action Force commandos were killed. In a department order released Friday, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ombudsman seeks consolidation of Mamasapano casesDivision, which the ombudsman filed last year against former Philippine Nationa
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Division, which the ombudsman filed last year against former Philippine National Police chief Alan Purisima and former PNP-Special Action Force (SAF) director Getulio Napeñas Jr. The prosecution said since all the cases stemmed from a single... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ombudsman seeks transfer of raps vs Aquino to another court divisionDivision which the ombudsman filed last year against former Philippine National
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Division which the ombudsman filed last year against former Philippine National Police chief Alan Purisima and former PNP-Special Action Force director Getulio Napeñas Jr. The prosecution said that since all the cases stemmed from a single... Read more
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Minda News
Hataman names humanitarian, rescue workers as ‘new heroes’extended help to Visayas during Typhoon Yolanda. They were also in Mamasapano
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
extended help to Visayas during Typhoon Yolanda. They were also in Mamasapano after the botched raid of the police’s Special Action Force. Henry said they train professional responders through the help of the Armed Forces. She said it is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Anti-drugs agents nab suspected shabu peddler in Tawi-Tawithe arrest operation on Monday, PDEA agents were assisted by the Provincial Pub
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
the arrest operation on Monday, PDEA agents were assisted by the Provincial Public Safety Command, the 51st Special Action Force (SAF), and the Bongao Municipal Police Station. The operatives also recovered from the suspect the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
RevGovand update their training (new focus on urban warfare with help from Australia
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
and update their training (new focus on urban warfare with help from Australia and Singapore). Expand and upgrade the PNP Special Action Force for high-intensity urban fighting. Call up the reserves and put them on higher alert and training, so... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Foreign fighters seen in North Cotabatowhere Indonesian bomb expert Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, was killed in a bl
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
where Indonesian bomb expert Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, was killed in a bloody police raid that also left 44 Special Action Force commandos dead in January 2015. Besana said they were trying to determine the nationalities of the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
When harvests grow on bloodied fields“Ka Pong” Sibayan and another young farmer. Two drones were seen flying and sur
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
“Ka Pong” Sibayan and another young farmer. Two drones were seen flying and surveying the protesters. Members of the Special Action Force (SAF) were also spotted with long firearms. Several persons in civilian clothes and the Philippine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Reaping the benefits of Du30’s leadershipterrorist and bomb maker Zulkifi Abdir a.k.a. “Marwan.” While Marwan was killed
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
terrorist and bomb maker Zulkifi Abdir a.k.a. “Marwan.” While Marwan was killed, however it resulted in disaster when 44 Special Action Force (SAF) Troopers were brutally slain allegedly by the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) and MILF... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PDEA goes 24/7 inside New Bilibid PrisonTabian said, BuCor’s “best personnel [have] become confused amateurs.” In July
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Tabian said, BuCor’s “best personnel [have] become confused amateurs.” In July last year, elite police troopers from the Special Action Force were deployed to the NBP’s maximum security compound to replace BuCor personnel due to their failure to... Read more
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Sun Star
Police defend use of sonic weapon on protestersTrump today, November 14, in Mendiola, near Malacañang. For his part, Albayald
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
Trump today, November 14, in Mendiola, near Malacañang. For his part, Albayalde said over 1,000 police forces from the Special Action Force (SAF) and the Police Regional Office Calabarzon were deployed to augment the security personnel. As of... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
He committed treasonAquino III for usurpation of authority and graft in connection with the Mamasap
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
Aquino III for usurpation of authority and graft in connection with the Mamasapano Massacre, where 44 members of the Special Action Force died. It is laughable­—but I am not laughing. The issue just brings to fore the many issues for which... Read more
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Gulf News
Aquino forced into making difficult decision — De Limaone of the most perplexing events in the government’s campaign against terroris
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
one of the most perplexing events in the government’s campaign against terrorism.Some 200 commandos from the elite Police Special Action Force (SAF) were ordered by Aquino to neutralise one of the most wanted terrorists in Southeast Asia, Zulkifli... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hoping for Trump’s supportthe Philippines (AFP) as well as by the Philippine National Police (PNP), and e
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
the Philippines (AFP) as well as by the Philippine National Police (PNP), and even by the Philippine Coast Guard. The PNP Special Action Force held theirs inside Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City. This is in contrast to the usual negativity the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
CASES FILED VS PNOY ‘TOO LIGHT’—VACCAgainst Crime and Corruption, which vowed to conduct a reinvestigation into the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
Against Crime and Corruption, which vowed to conduct a reinvestigation into the bloody, which claimed the lives of 44 Special Action Force commandos. According to VACC chairman Dante Jimenez, their lawyer would seek a reinvestigation of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy confident truth will set him freeterrorists in Mamasapano was carefully planned. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pa
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
terrorists in Mamasapano was carefully planned. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 He said then Special Action Force chief Getulio Napenas also assured him that the operation was properly coordinated with concerned... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trillanes echoes Aquino on Mamasapano killings, says usurpation charge won’t prosperwhere 44 police commandos were killed by Islamist extremists happened due to th
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
where 44 police commandos were killed by Islamist extremists happened due to the inefficiency of their leader, then Special Action Force (SAF) Chief Netulio Napenas. “It will be very difficult to prosecute Mr. Aquino. He already ordered the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Aquino posts bail; court issues hold-departure orderagainst Aquino III over the January 2015 Mamasapano, Maguindanao, carnage that
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
against Aquino III over the January 2015 Mamasapano, Maguindanao, carnage that resulted in the killing of 44 police special action force troopers. At a news conference, the former President said he could not “disclose their other [legal]... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino blames Napeñas anew for Mamasapano deaths: I didn’t order him anything illegalover the deadly Mamasapano raid, former president Benigno Aquino III maintained
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
over the deadly Mamasapano raid, former president Benigno Aquino III maintained anew that the orders he gave to former Special Action Force (SAF) chief Getulio Napeñas on the ill-fated operation were “logical” and “legal.” In a lengthy press... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino blames Napeñas anew for Mamasapano deaths: I didn’t order him anything illegalcharges over the deadly Mamasapano raid, former President Benigno Aquino III ma
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
charges over the deadly Mamasapano raid, former President Benigno Aquino III maintained anew that the orders he gave to ex-Special Action Force (SAF) chief Getulio Napeñas on the ill-fated operation were “logical” and “legal.” In a lengthy press... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino posts bail at Sandigan, almost crossing paths with Binayhis temporary liberty, barely a day after he was charged for the ill-fated poli
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
his temporary liberty, barely a day after he was charged for the ill-fated police operation that claimed the lives of 44 Special Action Force (SAF) commandos. The Binays, meanwhile, appeared before the same court to be arraigned for their graft... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Aquino appointee set to handle his Mamasapano casesbomb maker Abdul Basit Usman. The operation resulted in the death of over 60 p
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
bomb maker Abdul Basit Usman. The operation resulted in the death of over 60 people including 44 members of the PNP Special Action Force. Tang said there is no reason for her to inhibit from the cases amid speculations partiality for being... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Criminal case vs PNoy will set bad precedent’senator also said Aquino should not be the one charged. Instead, he said it sho
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
senator also said Aquino should not be the one charged. Instead, he said it should be former Philippine National Police-Special Action Force director Getulio Napeñas who was responsible for the ill-fated encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao in... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Mamasapano massacre: The worst crime ever committed by a Philippine PresidentNew York terrorist who mowed eight people to death with a rented truck solely w
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
New York terrorist who mowed eight people to death with a rented truck solely with reckless driving. As relatives of the Special Action Force (SAF) troopers who were killed have pointed out—and are planning to ask the Supreme Court to order the... Read more
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The Manila Times
SAF kin seek homicide charges vs Aquinobefore the Office of the Ombudsman indicted Aquino, former Phil-ippine National
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
before the Office of the Ombudsman indicted Aquino, former Phil-ippine National Police (PNP) chief Alan Purisima and former Special Action Force (SAF) director Getulio Napeñas Jr. for usurpation of official functions under Article 177 of the Revised... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SAF 44 families won’t join ombudsman case vs Aquinofails. The ombudsman initiated the filing of cases against Aquino after it dis
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
fails. The ombudsman initiated the filing of cases against Aquino after it dismissed the complaints of the families of the Special Action Force troopers who died during the encounter in January 2015. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SAF 44 kin won't testify for ombudsman on cases vs AquinoMANILA, Philippines — Families of the Special Action Force policemen killed in
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Families of the Special Action Force policemen killed in the 2015 Mamasapano incident Thursday said they will not participate in the cases initiated by the Office of the Ombudsman against former President Benigno Aquino... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESto charge Aquino “in conspiracy with” former Philippine National Police (PNP) D
Zamboanga Today / Posted 15 days ago
to charge Aquino “in conspiracy with” former Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima and former PNP-Special Action Force (SAF) Director Getulio Napeñas. The two were charged earlier in 2017 with the same offenses before the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trillanes being Trillanesbrought to court are intended to inoculate Aquino from more serious suits and l
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
brought to court are intended to inoculate Aquino from more serious suits and liabilities—and an injustice to the 44 Special Action Force commandos that Aquino sent to their deaths in that godforsaken cornfield in Maguindanao. Whose official... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Choices We Make with Benjamin CalderonAquino III with the Sandiganbayan over his alleged role in the anti-terrorist o
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Aquino III with the Sandiganbayan over his alleged role in the anti-terrorist operation that led to the massacre of 44 Special Action Force (SAF) commandos in Mamasapano, Maguindanao in 2015. Co-accused in the case are former Philippine... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino charged over Mamasapano massacre; Duterte defends himthat Aquino did not commit usurpation of authority when he meddled in the botch
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
that Aquino did not commit usurpation of authority when he meddled in the botched operation carried out by members of Special Action Force personnel in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on January 25, 2015. The President said Aquino, as the highest... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Usurpation of authority rap vs ex-President Aquino ‘legally inappropriate’ – Villanuevabefore the Sandiganbayan against Aquino over his involvement in the bungled ope
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
before the Sandiganbayan against Aquino over his involvement in the bungled operation of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) against terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, at Tuknalipao, Mamasapano last January 25,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mamasapano fiasco: Aquino to stand trialFALLEN 44 Then President Benigno Aquino III delivers a eulogy during necrologic
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
FALLEN 44 Then President Benigno Aquino III delivers a eulogy during necrological services for the 44 Special Action Force commandos killed in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, in 2015.—INQUIRER PHOTO The Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday filed criminal... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Criminal raps vs Aquinothe Sandiganbayan against former President Benigno Aquino III over the January
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
the Sandiganbayan against former President Benigno Aquino III over the January 2015 Mamasapano massacre in which 44 police Special Action Force commandos were killed. The filing of charges against Aquino came in the wake of the indictment of his... Read more
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The Manila Times
Aquino charged with grafttop terrorists Marwan and Abdulbasit Usman. Marwan was killed but Usman escaped
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
top terrorists Marwan and Abdulbasit Usman. Marwan was killed but Usman escaped. The operation left 44 members of the Special Action Force dead. The Ombudsman also accused Aquino of usurpation of official functions under Article 177 of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Time didn’t include Marawi in its reporttrade under the noses of correctional officials and personnel? And why does her
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
trade under the noses of correctional officials and personnel? And why does her daughter have a member of the elite police Special Action Force, PO3 Walter Vidad, serving as bodyguard?” Here we are elated by how the military and the police finally... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy to face Sandigan trial for SAF 44 deathsin connection with the Mamasapano tragedy in 2015 that left over 60 people dead
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
in connection with the Mamasapano tragedy in 2015 that left over 60 people dead, including 44 members of the police Special Action Force (SAF). Aquino met with his lawyers to discuss the matter as the cases against him were filed, according... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino charged over Mamasapano massacre; Duterte defends himthat Aquino did not commit usurpation of authority when he meddled in the botch
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
that Aquino did not commit usurpation of authority when he meddled in the botched operation carried out by members of Special Action Force personnel in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on January 25, 2015. The President said Aquino, as the highest... Read more
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Gulf News
Aquino charged before anti-graft courtkilled Americans.The raid, carried out on January 24, 2015, was so secret that
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
killed Americans.The raid, carried out on January 24, 2015, was so secret that aside from the then president, Purisima and Special Action Force (SAF) commander Getulio Napena, only a handful of police officials knew of the operation.Even the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ombudsman raps vs Aquino ‘expected, part of the process’ says Drilonand usurpation of authority charges against Aquino over his alleged hand in the
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
and usurpation of authority charges against Aquino over his alleged hand in the operation of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) against terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, at Tuknalipao, Mamasapano last Jan. 25,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LP on charges vs Aquino: He did nothing wrongof authority over the Mamasapano clash in January 2015, which resulted in death
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
of authority over the Mamasapano clash in January 2015, which resulted in deaths of more than 60 people, including 44 Special Action Force commandos. The Office of the Ombudsman recommends bail of P30,000 for graft and P10,000 for usurpation,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippine ombudsman files criminal case against ex-president Aquinoofficer in charge out of the loop. Aquino's representative did not respond imm
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
officer in charge out of the loop. Aquino's representative did not respond immediately to a request for comment. Police Special Action Force commandos killed two al Qaeda-linked militants but were ambushed and outnumbered by militants during the... Read more
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Reuters
Philippine ombudsman files criminal case against ex-president Aquinoofficer in charge out of the loop. Aquino’s representative did not respond imm
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
officer in charge out of the loop. Aquino’s representative did not respond immediately to a request for comment. Police Special Action Force commandos killed two al Qaeda-linked militants but were ambushed and outnumbered by militants during the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trillanes says filing of charges vs Aquino is bad precedent for AFP, PNP(AFP). Trillanes, in an ambush interview, said there was no negligence on the
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
(AFP). Trillanes, in an ambush interview, said there was no negligence on the part of Aquino when he ordered former PNP Special Action Force (SAF) commander Getulio Napeñas to launch Oplan Exodus that cost the lives of 44 SAF commandos in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-President Noynoy to face charges at Sandigan – Senator BamSandiganbayan against ex-President Aquino over his involvement in the bungled o
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
Sandiganbayan against ex-President Aquino over his involvement in the bungled operation of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) against terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, at Tuknalipao, Mamasapano last January 25,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Aquino charged with graft, usurpation of authority over ‘Mamasapano massacre’to charge Aquino “in conspiracy with” former Philippine National Police (PNP) D
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
to charge Aquino “in conspiracy with” former Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima and former PNP-Special Action Force (SAF) Director Getulio Napeñas. The two were charged early 2017 with the same offenses before the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ombudsman files graft case vs. Aquinowith the bungled Mamasapano operations that resulted in the death of 44 members
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
with the bungled Mamasapano operations that resulted in the death of 44 members of the Philippine National Police - Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) and some civilians. The Ombudsman wants Aquino held responsible for supposedly allowing then... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Aquino charged before Sandiganbayan over Mamasapanoor charge sheet against Aquino before the Sandiganbayan for the deaths of more
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
or charge sheet against Aquino before the Sandiganbayan for the deaths of more than 60 people, including 44 police Special Action Force commandos,in a firefight in remote Mamasapano town in January 2015. The Office of the Ombudsman... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ombudsman files raps vs Aquino over Mamasapano incidentwithout being lawfully entitled to do so, in violation of Article 177 of the [R
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
without being lawfully entitled to do so, in violation of Article 177 of the [Revised Penal Code] on Usurpation of Official Functions.” ADVERTISEMENT Forty-four members of the PNP Special Action Force dubbed SAF 44 were killed in the incident.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Drug queen’ foots jail’s power billthe head of Uy’s security detail as PO3 Walter Vidal of the Police Security and
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
the head of Uy’s security detail as PO3 Walter Vidal of the Police Security and Protection Group who was a former Special Action Force commando. Uy had received a kidnapping threat and was given security but nobody in the PNP had vetted... Read more
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