President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Visits Wake of Fallen Heroes

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte condoles with the bereaved mother of late PFC Sherwin Marco Canapi as he visits the wake of the slain soldier at the mortuary in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. Canapi, along with 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Capt. Rommel Sandoval, was killed while trying to rescue their wounded comrade during a clearing operation in Marawi City on September 10. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte condoles with the bereaved mother of late PFC Sherwin Marco Canapi as he visits the wake of the slain soldier at the mortuary in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. Canapi, along with 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Capt. Rommel Sandoval, was killed while trying to rescue their wounded comrade during a clearing operation in Marawi City on September 10. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo condoles with the loved ones of the late 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Captain Rommel Sandoval during his wake visit at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. Cpt. Sandoval died on September 10 while trying to save his wounded comrade during a clearing operation in the war-torn Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo condoles with the loved ones of the late 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Captain Rommel Sandoval during his wake visit at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. Cpt. Sandoval died on September 10 while trying to save his wounded comrade during a clearing operation in the war-torn Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte visits the wake of the late 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Captain Rommel Sandoval at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. The President presented the Order of Lapu Lapu (Kalasag Medal) to Maria Anna Sandoval, wife of the fallen soldier, for his heroism after he died on September 10 while trying to save his wounded comrade during a clearing operation in the war-torn Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte visits the wake of the late 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Captain Rommel Sandoval at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. The President presented the Order of Lapu Lapu (Kalasag Medal) to Maria Anna Sandoval, wife of the fallen soldier, for his heroism after he died on September 10 while trying to save his wounded comrade during a clearing operation in the war-torn Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Lapu Lapu (Kalasag Medal) to Maria Anna Sandoval, wife of the late 11th Scout Ranger Company Commander Captain Rommel Sandoval, as he visited the wake of the fallen soldier at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on September 12, 2017. Sandoval was honored for his heroism; he died on September 10 while trying to save his comrade during an operation in Marawi City. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, when asked about his reaction on the P1,000 budget allotment of Congress to the Commission on Human Rights in a press conference prior to his visit to the wake of fallen soldiers at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio on September 12, 2017, claims the Congress may have been displeased by the biases of the commission in dealing with cases involving human rights violations. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO