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De Lima said : “He has once again blatantly weaponized the law against those who dare stand up against his atrocious policies,” External link

bulatlat Saturday, March 7, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about Arya Stark ) : “An ‘Arya List’ so to speak, if you will,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about Arya Stark ) : “Yes, I have their names stored in my mind all this time (not unlike the names Arya Stark used to recite like a litany, after her father was falsely branded and punished as a traitor by the power players in the Kingdom, who were acting out of fear of the truth he might reveal), even before this whole issue of the US visa ban cropped up. I’ve recently converted my mental list into a written formal list, and am now finalizing the same,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “The final determination as to who will be part of the official list as subjects of the US entry ban lies entirely on [the State Department]. It may or may not publish said list,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “With or without my list, they are mandated to come up with a list,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, February 25, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “The spurious use of the law has a destructive power used by repressive governments to persecute and silence adversaries – that is being used for personal and political gains,” External link

laht Tuesday, February 25, 2020 1:35:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, February 6, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales," "Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins" External link

wsau Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 9:00:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales," "Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins" External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:26:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : "Encouragingly companies across both sectors are in buoyant mood regarding the year-ahead outlook for business activity, with optimism at a nine-month high. These upbeat growth projections continued to drive job creation and should ensure the private sector stays in expansion territory in the near-term," External link

4-traders Friday, January 24, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "Encouragingly companies across both sectors are in buoyant mood regarding the year-ahead outlook for business activity, with optimism at a nine-month high. These upbeat growth projections continued to drive job creation and should ensure the private sector stays in expansion territory in the near-term," External link

wsau Friday, January 24, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Pursuant to OCA (Office of the Court Administrator) Circular No. 213-2019 dated 11 November 2019, Judge Gener Gito, the acting presiding judge for RTC Muntinlupa Branch 256, was relieved of his designation, and has been temporarily replaced by Judge Antonietta Medina of RTC Muntinlupa Branch 276 who will be acting as the pairing judge,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “In view of the foregoing developments, we fervently hope that your good office would act earnestly and immediately on the matter of appointing a presiding judge to hear Criminal Case No. 17-167 pending before RTC Muntinlupa Br. 256,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima noted : “Judge Medina has already inhibited twice from one of my other pending RTC cases, my counsels and I have recently been informed that she will not be conducting any hearings for Criminal Case No. 17-167” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Philippine Coast Guard ) : "Imagine our Coast Guard discussing protocols at sea with the very people who regularly intimidate our own fishermen, in our own territory," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, January 15, 2020 7:59:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "With manufacturing sector weakness also fading in December, what was anticipated to be a disappointing private sector performance for the third quarter of fiscal year 2019/20 is now looking brighter," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 6, 2020 8:48:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “Instead of getting intimidated by Duterte’s retaliatory moves, US Senators (Patrick) Leahy and (Richard) Durbin have bravely stood their ground, and even called out the threat to deny PH visa to Americans,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima wrote : “Thanks Senators Leahy, Durbin and all other US lawmakers in both Houses of the US Congress that supported the Prohibition on Entry provision and led to its successful passage,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “This bipartisan support from high-ranking law-and-policymakers in the US has given me a gift I have been longing for: vindication,” “Because these veteran US public officials would not be standing with me if they had any doubt about my innocence or the fact that my persecution is an attack, not just against me personally, but against human rights and HR defenders” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It is only a matter of time before the European Union, Canada, and other nations follow suit in imposing sanctions on Duterte, his officials and their cohorts,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It is only a matter of time before the European Union, Canada, and other nations follow suit in imposing sanctions on Duterte, his officials and their cohorts,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "In the Philippines, where social media platforms are easily and widely accessed by many of our citizens, reports reveal that babies are sold on online channels such as Instagram and Facebook," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "On the other hand, offline transactions occur outside public hospitals and in slum communities 'where 6 out of 10 women have either sold or know someone who has sold a baby, according to women in slum neighborhoods'," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The State must ensure that in mobilizing government agencies in the creation of a peaceful environment that is free from crime and drugs, equal effort is exerted in protecting children and generations yet to come from predators that are operating in circumvention of and in violation of existing domestic and international laws,” External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "We just cannot afford to be defeated by our own inaction against their falsehoods," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 16, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : “create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else” External link

jordantimes Thursday, November 7, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : "create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else" External link

business-standard Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else" External link

afp-en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : “I urge our authorities to seriously consider Ms. Bahari’s application for asylum anchored on her political beliefs,” External link

arabnews Tuesday, November 5, 2019 8:34:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "The real reason why Duterte is even floating this idea of offering VP Robredo that post is because he wants to shame her and all other critics of his flawed drug war, and create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures to someone else, instead of admitting that he lied about winning the drug war, despite killing thousands of people," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 2, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Leni Robredo ) : "If it can, why didn’t he create such a post on his first days as President? Why create one now for VP Robredo?" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 2, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Leni Robredo ) : "That is the only manly way to stay true to your challenge to VP Robredo to fix what you have not been able to fix the past 3 years of your miserable term," External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima told ( about Leni Robredo ) : "Kasalanan ba ni VP Robredo kung saksakan ka ng yabang? Eh ang totoo pala ay wala ka naman palang lakas o kakayahan para tuparin ang iyong salita," External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Sir ) : “No, Sir. It’s nothing like that. It’s about standing up, in concrete terms, for human rights and accountability. It’s a matter of truth and justice” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come,” “A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate” External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, October 6, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come," "A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate" External link

news18 Friday, October 4, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come," "A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate" External link

wsau Friday, October 4, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Manufacturers cut their staffing numbers again and further reduced purchasing activity. The downturn was often attributed to challenging economic conditions, weak demand and subdued client confidence," External link

wsau Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:15:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “If he was willing to commit murder then, he would be even more willing now. Especially since it is Duterte who controls his destiny. Duterte can make his cases go away in exchange for his unquestioning loyalty,” External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The IRR reflected the letters of the law. Any problem they have as a result of the implementation of R.A. No. 10592 lies with the law, not the IRR,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “I guess parliamentary courtesy, delicadeza, even basic human decency is out the window in the halls of the Senate,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Those convicts-witnesses had to be housed in a secluded, more controlled facility in order to 'prepare' them for their impending testimony in the ongoing trial in my drug cases before the RTC (Regional Trial Court)-Muntinlupa," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 9, 2019 11:01:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "It should be clear to everyone that this latest presidential inanity is but another move aimed at perpetuating their biggest lie or grossest myth na ako daw ay sangkot sa ilegal na droga," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Philippine Marines ) : "Aminin nyo na lang kasi na ang totoong dahilan sa paglipat nyo sa mga convicts-witnesses na yan sa Philippine Marines HQ ay ito: For you and your equally evil operators to further control these witnesses in terms of pinning me down in the drug cases against me," "Malapit na kasing isalang sa witness stand ang mga convicts-witnesses na yan sa ongoing trial in my drug cases" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : "Sa oras ng laglagan sa Administrasyong Duterte, iisa lamang ang palaging palusot ng mga opisyales nito, ang ituro ang nakaraang Administrasyong Aquino... Ang kakapal ng mga apog nila!" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Sa oras ng laglagan sa Administrasyong Duterte, iisa lamang ang palaging palusot ng mga opisyales nito, ang ituro ang nakaraang Administrasyong Aquino... Ang kakapal ng mga apog nila!" External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 5, 2019 9:19:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance,” External link

economictimes Monday, September 2, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance," "Until manufacturers are willing to loosen the purse strings, it's difficult to foresee a meaningful rebound in production growth on the horizon" External link

wsau Monday, September 2, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance," "Until manufacturers are willing to loosen the purse strings, it's difficult to foresee a meaningful rebound in production growth on the horizon" External link

business-standard Monday, September 2, 2019 8:36:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “He now says that Sanchez might not be released after all. In the first place, Sec. Guevarra did not even have to make that reckless announcement about Sanchez’s possible release, if BuCor (Bureau of Corrections) and the Board of Pardons and Parole have not yet reviewed Sanchez’s prison record,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 23, 2019 6:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It’s better to err on the side of caution. It’s even beyond caution, a cause for serious concern,” “We cannot set aside the possibility that these POGO hubs could be used for illegal activities that could compromise the safety and sovereignty of our country,” External link

manilastandardtoday Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:38:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Gina Lopez ) : "Maraming salamat former DENR Secretary, Gina Lopez. ⯑," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, August 19, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about De Lima ) : "sufficient basis to support the immediate cancellation of such plans. “With claims from no less than our top military officials that Chinese presence in these strategic border islands would pose, if not guarantee, security risks to our country, President Duterte should go ahead and immediately cancel these development agreements with Chinese firms involving these islands,” De Lima said. The detained senator said the increasing presence of Chinese forces in the country could also spark " External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "This story about his alleged delivery of money to me from Bilibid inmates is but another grand work of fiction. A never-ending tale of lies," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “May I repeat this for the nth timeI did not demand, solicit, more so receive, directly or indirectly any drug money or any dirty / illegal money from anyone,” External link

manilastandardtoday Friday, August 16, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “My 86-year-old mom’s health is now failing her. She’s confined in a hospital in Iriga for several days already. Our family is now advised to prepare for the inevitable. I ask for prayers. Maraming salamat po,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 5:15:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “My 86-year-old mom’s health is now failing her. She’s confined in a hospital in Iriga for several days already. Our family is now advised to prepare for the inevitable. I ask for prayers. Maraming salamat po,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 9, 2019 4:50:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Ongoing expansions in the employment base should support household spending and consumer confidence in the near-term,” External link

firstpost Monday, August 5, 2019 9:47:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Ongoing expansions in the employment base should support household spending and consumer confidence in the near-term," External link

news-yahoo Monday, August 5, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “to overcome their fear, to fight tyranny and restore our democracy,” “Despite the threats and harassment from the abusive regime, she accepted the challenge to lead the country so that it could rise from the dictatorship” External link

inquirer Friday, August 2, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “If there are police death squads for suspected drug offenders, are there now AFP death squads for red-tagged civilians and officials roaming around Negros Island?” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 2, 2019 11:40:00 AM EAT

De Lima wrote : "Firms were highly concerned about the prospects of an economic recession, unstable market conditions, weak client demand and an uncertain outlook," External link

wsau Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Lethargic activity in key destinations for Mexican goods exports and trade tensions reportedly curbed external sales," External link

wsau Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The relatively negligible increases in input costs and output charges...suggest that we will likely see a further reduction in India’s benchmark interest rate as the RBI continues its effort to support economic growth,” External link

business-standard Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "The relatively negligible increases in input costs and output charges...suggest that we will likely see a further reduction in India's benchmark interest rate as the RBI continues its effort to support economic growth," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

De Lima afirmou : “o bloqueio preventivo incide sobre os recursos do segundo semestre” External link

istoe Wednesday, May 1, 2019 7:07:00 AM EAT

De Lima afirmou : "o bloqueio preventivo incide sobre os recursos do segundo semestre" External link

em Wednesday, May 1, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

De Lima précisé : "Nous nous sommes mis d'accord pour que l'éducation, le e-gouvernement et les services publics ainsi que l'entreprenariat soient des domaines dans lesquels les deux pays peuvent coopérer" External link

allafrica-fr Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima souligné : "Il y a une volonté politique pour coopérer dans ces domaines et je suis sûr que nous allons établir un plan de coopération entre les entreprises des deux pays" External link

allafrica-fr Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:10:00 PM EAT



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Rody Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “They were demanding that we release De Lima. Her case went through investigation and her arrest was brought to the Supreme Court to decide whether or not everything was in order. And the Supreme Court said it is,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “The problem with the Americans they kept on hammering and demanding the release (of De Lima) and then threatening those Filipino officials in government who were one way or another connected with the case, whether as investigator or as a prosecutor and even the Supreme Court which rendered an opinion on a certain point of the case,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “You know, De Lima she was investigated and the investigation was even brought in court, to the Supreme Court, to decide whether or not everything was in order. And the Supreme Court said it is,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “Second, I will ban the senators who voted for that resolution in the committee level from entering the Philippines in addition to Senator (Dick) Dublin and that damned — his name is… That’s true. Do you know why? This is just in honor of — my sentiments for the people, the Filipinos, the children, and the wives that they killed,” “They refuse to believe De Lima is a criminal, that she was collecting money to use in her campaign. She’s ambitious. She wanted to run for senator because she wanted to run for president),” External link

manilatimes Thursday, January 23, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : "Senator De Lima has not applied, has not filed any petition for bail. That's the simple answer. She has questioned many orders of the court, even her own indictment which reached all the way to the Supreme Court, which the petition was dismissed by the Supreme Court, but she has not applied for bail," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra explained ( about De Lima ) : "If you think that the evidence of the prosecution is weak, if you're the accused you would probably consider filling a petition for bail. But she has not done so," "I could not really second guess why Sen. De Lima has not done so. Maybe she believes that the evidence of the prosecution is strong," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Teodoro Locsin said ( about De Lima ) : "In the United States appropriations act, there is no mention of De Lima, of a visa," "It is in a resolution... from the Senate. It is a separate body" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, January 4, 2020 1:54:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I wish Senator Leahy and his four other colleagues in the US Senate know that much of our constitutional law and rules on criminal procedure had their origin in US law. I also wish they know that Senator De Lima’s indictment was upheld by the Philippine Supreme Court and that she has been freely exercising all the rights of an accused in a fair and public trial,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, December 29, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo added ( about De Lima ) : “Should a ban from entry into US territory be enforced against Philippine officials involved inor by reason ofSenator De Lima’s lawful imprisonment, this government will require all Americans intending to come to the Philippines to apply and secure a visa before they can enter Philippine territory,” External link

thestandard-ph Friday, December 27, 2019 10:57:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I will leave it to our foreign affairs secretary to comment on this development. This issue is much bigger than the prosecution of Senator De Lima on drug charges under Philippine laws. This involves issues of sovereignty and non-interference among co-equal nations,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:35:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I will leave it up to our Foreign Affairs secretary to comment on this development. This issue is much bigger than the prosecution of Senator De Lima on drug charges under Philippine laws. This involves issues of sovereignty and non-interference among co-equal nations. As for me, I don’t give a damn s _ _ _ if I’m included in the US list. I’m not the one who has to answer to my conscience,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:21:00 AM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “The statements of De Lima has [sic] been completely repudiated by surveys after surveys conducted by credible organizations,” External link

pna Monday, December 23, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Alan Cayetano said ( about De Lima ) : “This is the best example of weaponizing human rights. Look at the implications of that law, kapag sumunod ang officials natin at pinakawalan [si De Lima] at bibigyan tayo ng visa, babagsak naman ang judicial system natin,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “They should study our judicial process that we are going through, so they could avoid mistakes and that they should not listen to the rumors, those you read in the newspapers, the reports you received saying that Senator De Lima is persecutedthat’s not true,” External link

thestandard-ph Friday, December 13, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Edward Markey said ( about De Lima ) : “De Lima has been the target of very troubling partisan persecution,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:37:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “What is their basis for wrongful imprisonment? Just because Ms. De Lima and her supporters are saying that it is? You know, the usual convenient refuge of political chameleons is that they easily change their beliefs on the basis of a political agenda,” External link

pna Monday, September 30, 2019 2:19:00 PM EAT

Richard Gordon told ( about De Lima ) : “Tandaan niyo yung GCTA pumasok in the middle of the term of De Lima as secretary of justice, when she was already accepting money kuno from these people,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

Oscar Albayalde said ( about De Lima ) : “Sison is in self-exile in Utrecht, The Netherlands from where he continues to exercise command and control of the New People’s Army, the military arm of the Communist Party of the Philippines under the umbrella of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines that is waging a terrorist campaign in some parts of the Philippines,” “His wife and co-accused Juliet De Lima Sison is with him in the Netherlands,” External link

pna Tuesday, September 10, 2019 10:56:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “Na-inform ako na may ganu’ng arrangement, kasi pino-prosecute na nga ’yung kaso ni Sen. De Lima, kaya na-update ako ng prosecution panel,” “May balita noon na for security considerations, baka mapatay sila sa loob, kaya nagkaroon ng sort of usapan na ilagay natin ’yan sa mas safe na lugar. Napag-usapan nga ’yung marines facility. Hindi ko alam kung implemented na ’yun, kung meron nang memorandum of agreement, pero may napag-usapan na ganun noon” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:03:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about De Lima ) : "sufficient basis to support the immediate cancellation of such plans. “With claims from no less than our top military officials that Chinese presence in these strategic border islands would pose, if not guarantee, security risks to our country, President Duterte should go ahead and immediately cancel these development agreements with Chinese firms involving these islands,” De Lima said. The detained senator said the increasing presence of Chinese forces in the country could also spark " External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT

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De Lima said : “He has once again blatantly weaponized the law against those who dare stand up against his atrocious policies,” External link

bulatlat Saturday, March 7, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about Arya Stark ) : “An ‘Arya List’ so to speak, if you will,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about Arya Stark ) : “Yes, I have their names stored in my mind all this time (not unlike the names Arya Stark used to recite like a litany, after her father was falsely branded and punished as a traitor by the power players in the Kingdom, who were acting out of fear of the truth he might reveal), even before this whole issue of the US visa ban cropped up. I’ve recently converted my mental list into a written formal list, and am now finalizing the same,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “The final determination as to who will be part of the official list as subjects of the US entry ban lies entirely on [the State Department]. It may or may not publish said list,” External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “With or without my list, they are mandated to come up with a list,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, February 25, 2020 6:41:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “The spurious use of the law has a destructive power used by repressive governments to persecute and silence adversaries – that is being used for personal and political gains,” External link

laht Tuesday, February 25, 2020 1:35:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, February 6, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales," "Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins" External link

wsau Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 9:00:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales," "Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins" External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “One worrying development, however, was the trend for inflation. This may translate into quicker increases in selling prices in months to come, which may curb sales,” “Firms could also choose to restrict hiring in order to protect profit margins” External link

Hindu Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8:26:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : "Encouragingly companies across both sectors are in buoyant mood regarding the year-ahead outlook for business activity, with optimism at a nine-month high. These upbeat growth projections continued to drive job creation and should ensure the private sector stays in expansion territory in the near-term," External link

4-traders Friday, January 24, 2020 12:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "Encouragingly companies across both sectors are in buoyant mood regarding the year-ahead outlook for business activity, with optimism at a nine-month high. These upbeat growth projections continued to drive job creation and should ensure the private sector stays in expansion territory in the near-term," External link

wsau Friday, January 24, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Pursuant to OCA (Office of the Court Administrator) Circular No. 213-2019 dated 11 November 2019, Judge Gener Gito, the acting presiding judge for RTC Muntinlupa Branch 256, was relieved of his designation, and has been temporarily replaced by Judge Antonietta Medina of RTC Muntinlupa Branch 276 who will be acting as the pairing judge,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “In view of the foregoing developments, we fervently hope that your good office would act earnestly and immediately on the matter of appointing a presiding judge to hear Criminal Case No. 17-167 pending before RTC Muntinlupa Br. 256,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima noted : “Judge Medina has already inhibited twice from one of my other pending RTC cases, my counsels and I have recently been informed that she will not be conducting any hearings for Criminal Case No. 17-167” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, January 21, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Philippine Coast Guard ) : "Imagine our Coast Guard discussing protocols at sea with the very people who regularly intimidate our own fishermen, in our own territory," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, January 15, 2020 7:59:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "With manufacturing sector weakness also fading in December, what was anticipated to be a disappointing private sector performance for the third quarter of fiscal year 2019/20 is now looking brighter," External link

news-yahoo Monday, January 6, 2020 8:48:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “Instead of getting intimidated by Duterte’s retaliatory moves, US Senators (Patrick) Leahy and (Richard) Durbin have bravely stood their ground, and even called out the threat to deny PH visa to Americans,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima wrote : “Thanks Senators Leahy, Durbin and all other US lawmakers in both Houses of the US Congress that supported the Prohibition on Entry provision and led to its successful passage,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “This bipartisan support from high-ranking law-and-policymakers in the US has given me a gift I have been longing for: vindication,” “Because these veteran US public officials would not be standing with me if they had any doubt about my innocence or the fact that my persecution is an attack, not just against me personally, but against human rights and HR defenders” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 31, 2019 6:57:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It is only a matter of time before the European Union, Canada, and other nations follow suit in imposing sanctions on Duterte, his officials and their cohorts,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It is only a matter of time before the European Union, Canada, and other nations follow suit in imposing sanctions on Duterte, his officials and their cohorts,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "In the Philippines, where social media platforms are easily and widely accessed by many of our citizens, reports reveal that babies are sold on online channels such as Instagram and Facebook," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "On the other hand, offline transactions occur outside public hospitals and in slum communities 'where 6 out of 10 women have either sold or know someone who has sold a baby, according to women in slum neighborhoods'," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The State must ensure that in mobilizing government agencies in the creation of a peaceful environment that is free from crime and drugs, equal effort is exerted in protecting children and generations yet to come from predators that are operating in circumvention of and in violation of existing domestic and international laws,” External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "We just cannot afford to be defeated by our own inaction against their falsehoods," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 16, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : “create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else” External link

jordantimes Thursday, November 7, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : "create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else" External link

business-standard Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

De Lima added : "create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures on someone else" External link

afp-en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

De Lima added : “I urge our authorities to seriously consider Ms. Bahari’s application for asylum anchored on her political beliefs,” External link

arabnews Tuesday, November 5, 2019 8:34:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "The real reason why Duterte is even floating this idea of offering VP Robredo that post is because he wants to shame her and all other critics of his flawed drug war, and create the narrative of putting all the blame of his failures to someone else, instead of admitting that he lied about winning the drug war, despite killing thousands of people," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 2, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Leni Robredo ) : "If it can, why didn’t he create such a post on his first days as President? Why create one now for VP Robredo?" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, November 2, 2019 4:08:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Leni Robredo ) : "That is the only manly way to stay true to your challenge to VP Robredo to fix what you have not been able to fix the past 3 years of your miserable term," External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima told ( about Leni Robredo ) : "Kasalanan ba ni VP Robredo kung saksakan ka ng yabang? Eh ang totoo pala ay wala ka naman palang lakas o kakayahan para tuparin ang iyong salita," External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Sir ) : “No, Sir. It’s nothing like that. It’s about standing up, in concrete terms, for human rights and accountability. It’s a matter of truth and justice” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come,” “A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate” External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, October 6, 2019 11:46:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come," "A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate" External link

news18 Friday, October 4, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Policymakers will hope that monetary and fiscal stimuli can boost domestic demand as well as business investment, thereby restoring economic growth in the months to come," "A drop in aggregate input cost inflation to its lowest in around three years raises the possibility of a further cut in the benchmark interest rate" External link

wsau Friday, October 4, 2019 9:50:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Manufacturers cut their staffing numbers again and further reduced purchasing activity. The downturn was often attributed to challenging economic conditions, weak demand and subdued client confidence," External link

wsau Tuesday, October 1, 2019 7:15:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “If he was willing to commit murder then, he would be even more willing now. Especially since it is Duterte who controls his destiny. Duterte can make his cases go away in exchange for his unquestioning loyalty,” External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, September 18, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The IRR reflected the letters of the law. Any problem they have as a result of the implementation of R.A. No. 10592 lies with the law, not the IRR,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “I guess parliamentary courtesy, delicadeza, even basic human decency is out the window in the halls of the Senate,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Those convicts-witnesses had to be housed in a secluded, more controlled facility in order to 'prepare' them for their impending testimony in the ongoing trial in my drug cases before the RTC (Regional Trial Court)-Muntinlupa," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, September 9, 2019 11:01:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "It should be clear to everyone that this latest presidential inanity is but another move aimed at perpetuating their biggest lie or grossest myth na ako daw ay sangkot sa ilegal na droga," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Philippine Marines ) : "Aminin nyo na lang kasi na ang totoong dahilan sa paglipat nyo sa mga convicts-witnesses na yan sa Philippine Marines HQ ay ito: For you and your equally evil operators to further control these witnesses in terms of pinning me down in the drug cases against me," "Malapit na kasing isalang sa witness stand ang mga convicts-witnesses na yan sa ongoing trial in my drug cases" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : "Sa oras ng laglagan sa Administrasyong Duterte, iisa lamang ang palaging palusot ng mga opisyales nito, ang ituro ang nakaraang Administrasyong Aquino... Ang kakapal ng mga apog nila!" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Sa oras ng laglagan sa Administrasyong Duterte, iisa lamang ang palaging palusot ng mga opisyales nito, ang ituro ang nakaraang Administrasyong Aquino... Ang kakapal ng mga apog nila!" External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 5, 2019 9:19:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance,” External link

economictimes Monday, September 2, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance," "Until manufacturers are willing to loosen the purse strings, it's difficult to foresee a meaningful rebound in production growth on the horizon" External link

wsau Monday, September 2, 2019 9:06:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Another worrying sign was the first drop in input buying for 15 months, which reflected a mixture of intentional reductions in stocks and shortages of available finance," "Until manufacturers are willing to loosen the purse strings, it's difficult to foresee a meaningful rebound in production growth on the horizon" External link

business-standard Monday, September 2, 2019 8:36:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “He now says that Sanchez might not be released after all. In the first place, Sec. Guevarra did not even have to make that reckless announcement about Sanchez’s possible release, if BuCor (Bureau of Corrections) and the Board of Pardons and Parole have not yet reviewed Sanchez’s prison record,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 23, 2019 6:44:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “It’s better to err on the side of caution. It’s even beyond caution, a cause for serious concern,” “We cannot set aside the possibility that these POGO hubs could be used for illegal activities that could compromise the safety and sovereignty of our country,” External link

manilastandardtoday Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:38:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about Gina Lopez ) : "Maraming salamat former DENR Secretary, Gina Lopez. ⯑," External link

abs-cbnnews Monday, August 19, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

De Lima said ( about De Lima ) : "sufficient basis to support the immediate cancellation of such plans. “With claims from no less than our top military officials that Chinese presence in these strategic border islands would pose, if not guarantee, security risks to our country, President Duterte should go ahead and immediately cancel these development agreements with Chinese firms involving these islands,” De Lima said. The detained senator said the increasing presence of Chinese forces in the country could also spark " External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "This story about his alleged delivery of money to me from Bilibid inmates is but another grand work of fiction. A never-ending tale of lies," External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “May I repeat this for the nth timeI did not demand, solicit, more so receive, directly or indirectly any drug money or any dirty / illegal money from anyone,” External link

manilastandardtoday Friday, August 16, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “My 86-year-old mom’s health is now failing her. She’s confined in a hospital in Iriga for several days already. Our family is now advised to prepare for the inevitable. I ask for prayers. Maraming salamat po,” External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, August 13, 2019 5:15:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “My 86-year-old mom’s health is now failing her. She’s confined in a hospital in Iriga for several days already. Our family is now advised to prepare for the inevitable. I ask for prayers. Maraming salamat po,” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 9, 2019 4:50:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “Ongoing expansions in the employment base should support household spending and consumer confidence in the near-term,” External link

firstpost Monday, August 5, 2019 9:47:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "Ongoing expansions in the employment base should support household spending and consumer confidence in the near-term," External link

news-yahoo Monday, August 5, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : “to overcome their fear, to fight tyranny and restore our democracy,” “Despite the threats and harassment from the abusive regime, she accepted the challenge to lead the country so that it could rise from the dictatorship” External link

inquirer Friday, August 2, 2019 5:01:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “If there are police death squads for suspected drug offenders, are there now AFP death squads for red-tagged civilians and officials roaming around Negros Island?” External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, August 2, 2019 11:40:00 AM EAT

De Lima wrote : "Firms were highly concerned about the prospects of an economic recession, unstable market conditions, weak client demand and an uncertain outlook," External link

wsau Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : "Lethargic activity in key destinations for Mexican goods exports and trade tensions reportedly curbed external sales," External link

wsau Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

De Lima said : “The relatively negligible increases in input costs and output charges...suggest that we will likely see a further reduction in India’s benchmark interest rate as the RBI continues its effort to support economic growth,” External link

business-standard Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:56:00 AM EAT

De Lima said : "The relatively negligible increases in input costs and output charges...suggest that we will likely see a further reduction in India's benchmark interest rate as the RBI continues its effort to support economic growth," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:16:00 AM EAT

De Lima afirmou : “o bloqueio preventivo incide sobre os recursos do segundo semestre” External link

istoe Wednesday, May 1, 2019 7:07:00 AM EAT

De Lima afirmou : "o bloqueio preventivo incide sobre os recursos do segundo semestre" External link

em Wednesday, May 1, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

De Lima précisé : "Nous nous sommes mis d'accord pour que l'éducation, le e-gouvernement et les services publics ainsi que l'entreprenariat soient des domaines dans lesquels les deux pays peuvent coopérer" External link

allafrica-fr Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:10:00 PM EAT

De Lima souligné : "Il y a une volonté politique pour coopérer dans ces domaines et je suis sûr que nous allons établir un plan de coopération entre les entreprises des deux pays" External link

allafrica-fr Tuesday, March 10, 2015 8:10:00 PM EAT



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minister0.18%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
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Rody Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “They were demanding that we release De Lima. Her case went through investigation and her arrest was brought to the Supreme Court to decide whether or not everything was in order. And the Supreme Court said it is,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “The problem with the Americans they kept on hammering and demanding the release (of De Lima) and then threatening those Filipino officials in government who were one way or another connected with the case, whether as investigator or as a prosecutor and even the Supreme Court which rendered an opinion on a certain point of the case,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “You know, De Lima she was investigated and the investigation was even brought in court, to the Supreme Court, to decide whether or not everything was in order. And the Supreme Court said it is,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Rodrigo Duterte said ( about De Lima ) : “Second, I will ban the senators who voted for that resolution in the committee level from entering the Philippines in addition to Senator (Dick) Dublin and that damned — his name is… That’s true. Do you know why? This is just in honor of — my sentiments for the people, the Filipinos, the children, and the wives that they killed,” “They refuse to believe De Lima is a criminal, that she was collecting money to use in her campaign. She’s ambitious. She wanted to run for senator because she wanted to run for president),” External link

manilatimes Thursday, January 23, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : "Senator De Lima has not applied, has not filed any petition for bail. That's the simple answer. She has questioned many orders of the court, even her own indictment which reached all the way to the Supreme Court, which the petition was dismissed by the Supreme Court, but she has not applied for bail," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra explained ( about De Lima ) : "If you think that the evidence of the prosecution is weak, if you're the accused you would probably consider filling a petition for bail. But she has not done so," "I could not really second guess why Sen. De Lima has not done so. Maybe she believes that the evidence of the prosecution is strong," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Teodoro Locsin said ( about De Lima ) : "In the United States appropriations act, there is no mention of De Lima, of a visa," "It is in a resolution... from the Senate. It is a separate body" External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, January 4, 2020 1:54:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I wish Senator Leahy and his four other colleagues in the US Senate know that much of our constitutional law and rules on criminal procedure had their origin in US law. I also wish they know that Senator De Lima’s indictment was upheld by the Philippine Supreme Court and that she has been freely exercising all the rights of an accused in a fair and public trial,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, December 29, 2019 11:09:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo added ( about De Lima ) : “Should a ban from entry into US territory be enforced against Philippine officials involved inor by reason ofSenator De Lima’s lawful imprisonment, this government will require all Americans intending to come to the Philippines to apply and secure a visa before they can enter Philippine territory,” External link

thestandard-ph Friday, December 27, 2019 10:57:00 PM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I will leave it to our foreign affairs secretary to comment on this development. This issue is much bigger than the prosecution of Senator De Lima on drug charges under Philippine laws. This involves issues of sovereignty and non-interference among co-equal nations,” External link

thestandard-ph Tuesday, December 24, 2019 2:35:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “I will leave it up to our Foreign Affairs secretary to comment on this development. This issue is much bigger than the prosecution of Senator De Lima on drug charges under Philippine laws. This involves issues of sovereignty and non-interference among co-equal nations. As for me, I don’t give a damn s _ _ _ if I’m included in the US list. I’m not the one who has to answer to my conscience,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, December 24, 2019 12:21:00 AM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “The statements of De Lima has [sic] been completely repudiated by surveys after surveys conducted by credible organizations,” External link

pna Monday, December 23, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Alan Cayetano said ( about De Lima ) : “This is the best example of weaponizing human rights. Look at the implications of that law, kapag sumunod ang officials natin at pinakawalan [si De Lima] at bibigyan tayo ng visa, babagsak naman ang judicial system natin,” External link

inquirer Monday, December 23, 2019 8:10:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “They should study our judicial process that we are going through, so they could avoid mistakes and that they should not listen to the rumors, those you read in the newspapers, the reports you received saying that Senator De Lima is persecutedthat’s not true,” External link

thestandard-ph Friday, December 13, 2019 11:12:00 PM EAT

Edward Markey said ( about De Lima ) : “De Lima has been the target of very troubling partisan persecution,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:37:00 PM EAT

Salvador Panelo said ( about De Lima ) : “What is their basis for wrongful imprisonment? Just because Ms. De Lima and her supporters are saying that it is? You know, the usual convenient refuge of political chameleons is that they easily change their beliefs on the basis of a political agenda,” External link

pna Monday, September 30, 2019 2:19:00 PM EAT

Richard Gordon told ( about De Lima ) : “Tandaan niyo yung GCTA pumasok in the middle of the term of De Lima as secretary of justice, when she was already accepting money kuno from these people,” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:18:00 PM EAT

Oscar Albayalde said ( about De Lima ) : “Sison is in self-exile in Utrecht, The Netherlands from where he continues to exercise command and control of the New People’s Army, the military arm of the Communist Party of the Philippines under the umbrella of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines that is waging a terrorist campaign in some parts of the Philippines,” “His wife and co-accused Juliet De Lima Sison is with him in the Netherlands,” External link

pna Tuesday, September 10, 2019 10:56:00 AM EAT

Menardo Guevarra said ( about De Lima ) : “Na-inform ako na may ganu’ng arrangement, kasi pino-prosecute na nga ’yung kaso ni Sen. De Lima, kaya na-update ako ng prosecution panel,” “May balita noon na for security considerations, baka mapatay sila sa loob, kaya nagkaroon ng sort of usapan na ilagay natin ’yan sa mas safe na lugar. Napag-usapan nga ’yung marines facility. Hindi ko alam kung implemented na ’yun, kung meron nang memorandum of agreement, pero may napag-usapan na ganun noon” External link

abs-cbnnews Thursday, September 5, 2019 5:03:00 PM EAT

De Lima said ( about De Lima ) : "sufficient basis to support the immediate cancellation of such plans. “With claims from no less than our top military officials that Chinese presence in these strategic border islands would pose, if not guarantee, security risks to our country, President Duterte should go ahead and immediately cancel these development agreements with Chinese firms involving these islands,” De Lima said. The detained senator said the increasing presence of Chinese forces in the country could also spark " External link

abs-cbnnews Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:25:00 PM EAT