The Department of National Defense (DND) : No Palace intervention in military procurement

MANILA — The Department of National Defense (DND) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Tuesday categorically denied allegations that Malacañang is meddling in the procurement of military equipment. The allegations were raised by Senator Antonio Trillanes IV during the Senate hearing of the proposed 2019 budget of the DND and its attached agencies. Trillanes said there are concerns that some military procurements were against the wishes of the major military services. “Bypassed yung kanilang (of their) wish list or shopping list. There is a wish list pero iba ang binibili (but bought a different equipment), and these equipment are coming directly from Malacañang and you are being bypassed. Kaya nabibili ito (That’s why they were bought) against you wishes,” the opposit

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on TumblrShare on Google+Digg thisShare on LinkedInPin on PinterestShare on VKShare on RedditPrint this pageEmail this to someone
Flattr the authorShare on StumbleUponShare on YummlyBuffer this page

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *