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Noy wants Aquino-Galman murder cases reopened By Virgilio J. Bugaoisan 08/22/2011

Monday, August 22, 2011

CLAIMS KNOWLEDGE OF ASSASSINATION MASTERMIND

Noy wants Aquino-Galman murder cases reopened

By Virgilio J. Bugaoisan 08/22/2011

President Aquino, on the day marking the assassination of his father former Sen. Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr., indicated interest in reopening the 1983 double-slay case of his father and the supposed assassin Ronaldo Galman, claiming that he knows who the culprit is who he said has not been held accountable yet in any court of law .

“I believe I know who it is. How can we (be) able to prove it up to the penultimate level? ‘That’s the issue,” he said.

Aquino also hinted that he is interested in running after several associates of former President Marcos
who may have something to do with Ninoy’s death but was not held accountable because they managed to slip out of the country and escaped prosecution. Aquino hinted that these “key personalities” have since returned to the Philippines and can be subjects of a re-investigation.

Among the Marcos associates who left the country after the Edsa revolution but are now in the country are former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Romualdez-Marcos, daughter Imee who is now the Governor of Ilocos Norte and son Ferdinand Jr. who is now a Senator. Others include the Romualdezes who also occupy various elective posts..... MORE

SourceThe Daily Tribune

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