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Duterte: If Elected, I Will Release Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo

By: Justine Dizon
@inquirerdotnet
Inquirer Central Luzon
02:58 AM February 7th, 2016

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Philippines— Pampangans cheered when Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, a presidential aspirant, promised on Friday that if elected he would release former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo from detention.

Arroyo, who has been detained in a hospital in Manila for six years on charges of electoral fraud and plunder, holds the seat of the 2nd District of Pampanga province in the House of Representatives.
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