Duterte apologizes for German’s death

By: DJ Yap
President Duterte apologized to the German government on Tuesday for the death of a German hostage whose gruesome beheading over the weekend was publicly released by the militant Abu Sayyaf group.
“I am very sorry that the hostage, a national of your country, has been beheaded,” President Duterte said in Malacañang. “I sympathize with the family, I commiserate with the German people. There is nothing wrong in admitting a failure, but it is a matter of policy that we do not surrender to the demands of paying ransom.”
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