Saturday, July 14, 2007

Zubiri proclaimed


Now lets all buckle down to work. Tantanan na muna natin ang sobrang pamumulitika.

On the news (PDI):

Administration candidate Juan Miguel Zubiri was officially proclaimed the 12th winner of the May 14 senatorial elections by the Commission on Elections (Comelec), sitting as National Board of Canvassers, shortly before noon Saturday.

The whole country is waiting for the response of the National Government on what actions they will do to keep peace in Basilan; and with regards to the barbaric mutilations of the 10 beheaded marines last week.

On the news, today from PDI:

The military on Saturday said it was closing in on Islamic extremists who ambushed and killed 14 Marines this week in the nation's volatile south.The 14 Marines were slain and some were beheaded on Basilan island as they searched for a kidnapped Italian priest, following a tip-off that he was being held in the area.