Watch: President Duterte asks for forgiveness after Marcos burial

President Rodrigo Duterte asks for understanding and forgiveness on his decision of granting the burial of former President Ferdinand Marcos at the LNMB.


“I would like to pray that everybody will find a space in his heart for forgiveness, and for those who have been somehow hurt or injured that they can take some other option to file a case,” Duterte said in a media interview in Peru.

“Let history judge but I will do what it is legal and the Supreme Court has ruled that it is,” Duterte said in a statement read by Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella.

Watch on the video below.

Meanwhile, Ferdinand Marcos was laid to rest at the hero’s cemetery on Friday, November 18, 2016. The soldier-former president was buried with full military honors.

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