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Syria agrees to quickly process exit visas of Filipinos

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Undersecretary Rafael Seguis. AFP file photo

MANILA, Philippines — The Syrian government has agreed to quickly process the exit visas of Filipinos hoping to leave the country amid recent escalating conflict, Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Rafael Seguis told lawmakers on Thursday.

Seguis, speaking at the House hearing on the Department of Foreign Affairs’ budget, said the Syrian government has been rapidly processing requests for exit visas.

“It used to take several days. Now, they agreed to process it within 24 hours,” Seguis said.

Of the 3,333 remaining overseas Filipino workers in Syria, 160 have signified their wish to be repatriated, Seguis said. They were expected to be transported to the border on Thursday morning and brought to Lebanon, he added.

Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario said some of the OFWs have chosen to remain in Syria, “but their minds keep changing everyday.”

“So we’ll see what happens,” Del Rosario added.

Tension in Syria has escalated with reports that the Syrian regime initiated a chemical attack that killed over a thousand people, including hundreds of children.

The United States has threatened military action against Syria, after saying it found proof that the Syrian government used sarin nerve gas.

Meanwhile, Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Policy Evan Garcia said the Philippines has been observing a policy of “strategic silence” regarding the US plan to attack Syria.

Garcia made the statement when asked by Akbayan Rep. Walden Bello about what position the country would take considering that the US’ possible unilateral attack against Syria could give rise to a refugee situation involving OFWs.

Garcia said the Philippines should be in the position to talk to all sides in ensuring the safe passage of OFWs in an evacuation.


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  • 33Sam

    “Of the 3,333 remaining overseas Filipino workers in Syria, ”

    SATANIC NUMBERS IN YOUR SEANCE??

    ADDING POWER TO THIS CAULDRON OF IMPENDING DEATH???

    • opinyonlangpo

      Is there any chance for Putin to concede? At least he was able to sell his weapons.

      • 33Sam

        WITH THESE GLOBALISTS, AND PUTIN IS ONE OF THEM, ITS DIFFICULT TO TELL AT THIS POINT. ITS JUST LOOKING REALLY WEIRD. 30 YEAR OLD NUKES ARE BEING SHIPPED IN THE U.S. TO THE EAST COAST OF SOUTH CAROLINA TO BE CARRIED TO ANOTHER DESTINATION, AND WITHOUT ANY REQUIRED SIGNATURE SIGN-OFFS.

        B-2, B-1 BOMBERS WERE SEEN LEAVING BASES IN MISSOURI AND TEXAS HEADING “EAST” AND THEY DIDN’T RETURN TO BASE. AND YOU KNOW WHAT B-1 B-2′S ARE USED FOR.

        ISRAEL DID A TEST MISSILE LAUNCH BUT NEWS IS THERE WERE U.S DESTROYERS IN THE AREA, ONE OF THE MISSILES TRIGGERED THE DESTROYER’S THREAT ALARM AND IT WAS SHOT DOWN, THE OTHER MISSILE IS MISSING OR MALFUNCTIONED. CURIOUS QUESTION IS IF ISRAEL IS CLAIMING THE MISSILE LAUNCH TO BE A “TEST” WHY DIDN’T THEY INFORM THE U.S. DESTROYER? IT SMACKS OF A FALSE FLAG TO BLAME IT ON ASSAD, TO HIT ONE OF THE DESTROYERS AND MAKE IT LIKE THE U.S.S MAINE THAT STARTED THE SPANISH AMERICAN WAR AND THE U.S.S. MADDOX THAT STARTED THE VIETNAM WAR.

        NUKES ARE BEING MOVED AND THAT IS A REALLY, REALLY OMINOUS SIGN. NO ONE KNOWS OTHER THAN THE PEOPLE WHO ORDERED MOVING THEM AND WHERE THEY WILL BE USED.

        THE LOOKS ON KERRY AND MCCAIN’S FACES ARE HIGHLY UNUSUAL. KERRY WAS SAID TO HAVE ALMOST FAINTED DURING ONE PRESSCON. HE LOOKS DRUGGED OR HYPNOTIZED.

        IF YOU NOTICE THE U.S. BASES AGREEMENT IN THE P.I. WAS, IN RETROSPECT, BEING FAST TRACKED, WITH HAGEL, DEMPSEY BUZZING AROUND THE AREA AND THEN THIS..

        SOMETHING IS GOING TO HAPPEN OTHERWISE THEY WOULD NOT BE BRINGING OUT THE NUKES AND THE BOMBERS.

        JUST HOPE THEY DON’T PULL A FAST ONE AND BLITZKRIEG THE PLANET.

      • slicenziuten

        you worry too much. it has been like this for decades – wars and rumors of wars will come and go. try not to be worry about so many things. just hope and pray that our brothers will be safely moved away from the conflict.

      • 33Sam

        THANKS!!!

        BUT ITS TIME FOR PAUL REVERE!!!

        I TOO WOULD LIKE TO EASE THE CONCERN.

        AND THE RUMORS OF WARS DID TURN INTO WARS MANY TIMES NOW.

        BETTER TO KNOW AND THIS BE A RUMOR THAN IT COME TO PASS AND IT BE A SURPRISE!

        BUT…

        WASHINGTON HAS LIED TOO MANY TIMES AND WHILE ANY ATTACK ON SYRIA AT THIS POINT MAY NOT BE THE EXACT REASON WORLD WAR THREE HAPPENS, IT WOULD HAPPEN FROM WASHINGTON’S LACK OF RESPECT FOR INTERNATIONAL LAW WHICH WOULD THEN PROMPT CHINA AND RUSSIA TO TAKE MATTERS IN THEIR OWN HANDS TO TAKE OUT THE U.S. MILITARY!
        WHETHER THIS IS BY DESIGN, WE HAVE TO CONSIDER THIS BECAUSE WARS HAVE BEEN STARTED AND FUNDED BY THE PLANET’S ELITE FOR CENTURIES, FUNDING BOTH SIDES AND CREATING ALL MANNER OF EXCUSES FOR THEM TO START. ONCE YOU UNDERSTAND THIS YOU MAY SEE THE THREADS OF REALITY.

        ITS SOCIAL ENGINEERING.

        THE GERMANS EXPERIENCED NORMALCY BIAS WHEN HITLER WAS BLOWING UP THEIR NEIGHBORHOODS AND SHOOTING THEIR NEIGHBORS. MANY OF THEM REFUSED TO BELIEVE IT WAS HAPPENING WHILE IT WAS REALLY HAPPENING.

        THERE IS A DEFINITE PLAN AND ITS BEEN IN PLACE SINCE THE 1800′S WHEN AMERICAN BRIG. GEN ALBERT PIKE, ALSO A LAWYER, A FREEMASON, AN ADVOCATE OF SLAVERY, A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, DESIGNED WORLD WARS ONE TWO AND THREE. YOU ALREADY KNOW 2 AND 3 HAPPENED.

        THERE ARE TOO MANY DOCUMENTS, OF THE SUPER RICH WHO HAVE CONTROLLED THIS PLANET FOR CENTURIES, THE ROTHSCHILDS WHO HAVE BEEN BEHIND MANY WARS WITH THE USUAL BANKER MODUS OPERANDI TO FUND BOTH SIDES OF A WAR SO THEY CAN GO IN AND LOAN THE WAR-TORN AREAS MONEY, CONTROL THEIR INFRASTRUCTURE AND GOVERNMENTS.

        THEN THERE ARE THE EUGENICISTS WHICH ARE STILL PART OF THE GLOBALISTS, DEVOTEES OF GERMAN ANTHROPOLOGIST EUGEN FISCHER, WHO WAS A NAZI INSTALLED BY HITLER, WAS HEAD OF THE KAISER WILHELM INSTITUTE OF ANTHROPOLOGY, HUMAN HEREDITY AND EUGENICS, (EUGENICS NAMED AFTER FISCHER) WHO WAS INTO STERILIZATION AND EUTHANASIA! FRANCIS GALTON , COUSIN TO CHARLES DARWIN WHOSE GALTON INSTITUTE IN THE UK NAMED AFTER HIM WITH THE AMERICAN CHAPTER THE AMERICAN EUGENICS SOCIETY OF WHICH MARGARET SANGER, MOTHER OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD, JOHN KELLOG OF KELLOGS CEREALS, WERE FOLLOWING A EUGENICS PLAN OF CULLING THE HUMAN SPECIES, WITH GENOCIDE PLANS WHICH TILL TODAY IS ONLY GROWING.

        NSSM 200 WHICH KISSINGER INTRODUCED IN 1974 THAT BECAME FOREIGN POLICY IN 1975 WAS AIMED AT 3RD WORLD COUNTRIES LIKE THE PHILIPPINES TO REDUCE THE POPULATION THROUGH WAR AND FAMINE!

        THEN THERE’S CODEX ALIMENTARIUS IMPLEMENTED BY THE UNITED NATIONS AND THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION IN DECEMBER OF 2009 TO PRECISELY KILL 3 BILLION PEOPLE THROUGH THE USE OF NUTRITION-LESS FOOD AND GMO.

        WHEN NUKES ARE MOVING AROUND, RED FLAGS MUST GO UP.

        LIKE THE DAY 9/11 HAPPENED, THE AVERAGE CITIZEN COULDN’T HAVE PREDICTED THAT OR BELIEVED IT WAS HAPPENING WHILE IT WAS HAPPENING!

        AGENDA 21 IS THE PLAN OF THESE GLOBALISTS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY. FIDEL RAMOS SIGNED ONTO IT IN 1997 WITH EXECUTIVE ORDER PA 21 SO DID THE U.S, AND CHINA AS WELL AS 158 OTHER COUNTRIES WHICH THEN DISSOLVES EACH COUNTRY’S SOVEREIGNTY MAKING EACH A SUZERAINTY, A VASSAL UNTO THE UNITED NATIONS WHICH WAS CREATED AND CONTROLLED BY GLOBALISTS LIKE DAVID ROCKEFELLER. THE U.N. IS NOW IN CHARGE OF EACH COUNTRY’S MILITARY BUT ITS NOT WIDELY KNOWN!

        HENCE OBAMA IS BACK PEDALING “GOING THROUGH CONGRESS” WHEN HE’S BUYING OFF THOSE POLITICIANS AND USING NSA GATHERED INFORMATION TO THREATEN SCANDALS ON THEIR PRIVATE LIVES TO GET THEM TO ROLL OVER, WHILE OBAMA INVADED LIBYA WITHOUT ASKING CONGRESS LAST TIME.

        THE PLAN OF AGENDA 21 IS TO CONFISCATE ALL LANDS AND NATURAL RESOURCES PUT IN THE HANDS OF THE GLOBALISTS AND KILL OFF 90% (SOME GLOBALIST WHITE PAPERS SAY 99%) OF THE HUMAN POPULATION.

        IT IS NOW THE 21ST CENTURY AND THIS IS THEIR PLAN.

        “War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.”
        Albert Pike

        AT THE RISK OF BEING A HARBINGER OF DOOM,
        I WISH I WERE WORRYING TOO MUCH.

        MAY THE BLESSINGS BE!!!

      • slicenziuten

        Thank you for the reply, but i think you forgot to disable the caps-lock button, still, i enjoyed reading your conspiracy theory.

      • 33Sam

        OH AND I THINK YOU ARE ANOTHER NETIQUETTE FAIRY PLAYING HALL MONITOR.

        MY KEYBOARD’S SHIFT KEY STICKS!!! THIS IS NO TIME FOR MILK-F@RTING AROUND. ALL CAPS MAKES SENSE THESE DAYS BECAUSE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE NOT SAFE THESE DAYS, BUT SHOUTING IS THE NAME OF THE GAME. THAT YOU DON’T GET THAT AND ARE STILL IN DISNEYLAND, BEING A NETIQUETTE GOODY TWO SHOES SEEMS TO BE WHAT MILK-F@RT PEOPLE LIKE TO DO!!!

        I AM NOT SURPRISED THAT YOU WERE/ARE A CONSPIRACY DENIER STILL STUCK IN MAINSTREAM MEDIA LIES, AND NOT CONNECTED TO THE REAL NEWS.

        OR A MEATPUPPET SENT IN TO HIDE THE TRUTH!!!

        WHICH ARE YOU??

        STUPID??

        IGNORANT???

        BOTH???

        I SUGGEST YOU LISTEN TO ALTERNATIVE MEDIA THAT MANY AWAKE AMERICANS ARE GETTING THEIR NEWS FROM RATHER THAN CNN, CBS, NBC, ABC, SOLAR AND ANC!!!

        NONE OF THE INFORMATION ABOUT GALTON, FISCHER, PHASED YOU!!! YOU ARE NOT ON THE WINNING SIDE. THESE EUGENICISTS WROTE PAPERS ABOUT YOUR LESS THAN SUPERIOR RACE, NEEDING TO BE MADE EXTINCT SO I WOULD NOT BE TOO QUICK TO JUDGE MY “CONSPIRACY THEORY” WHEN YOU SHOULD CHECK YOUR ABILITY TO FATHOM REAL INFORMATION AND NOTE WHEN SOMEONE IS OUT TO KILL YOU OFF!!!

        EVEN AVERAGE BLACK AND WHITE PEOPLE ARE WAKING UP TO THAT:

        http://static.infowarsDOTcom/bindnfocom/2013/09/military.jpg

        I GUESS YOU ENJOY REMAINING IGNORANT!!!

        IS IT A CONSPIRACY THEORY THAT NUCLEAR WARHEADS WERE SEEN TAKEN OUT OF DYESS AIRFORCE BASE IN ABILENE TEXAS HEADED FOR SOUTH CAROLINA THE OTHER DAY?? AND THAT SOUTH CAROLINA SENATOR LINDSEY GRAHAM IS SHOUTING IN THE NEWS THAT CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA OR NEW YORK HARBOR COULD BE A NUCLEAR DISASTER AREA AT THE HANDS OF THE SYRIANS IF SYRIA IS NOT ATTACKED??? IS IT A CONSPIRACY THEORY THAT B-1 B-2 BOMBERS WERE SEEN LEAVING MISSOURI AND TEXAS BASES HEADED EAST THE OTHER DAY AND ARE IN DIEGO GARCIA NOW IN PERFECT LINE TO THE PERSIAN GULF???

        A MONKEY CAN’T READ NEWS MUCH LESS BETWEEN THE LINES.

        STOP BEING A MONKEY!!!

        SOCKPUPPET!!!

      • slicenziuten

        theres no need for unkind words my friend. i’m that monkey-guy who’s willing to accept what this world has in store for me – good or bad, there’s really nothing we can do about it, but to educate and encourage our children to strive for something better. with a healthy mind you can do the same with your family in america. its no secret that our planet are ruled by men who are drunk with power and money. this basic fact is enough headache for me. digging deeper on politics and world events makes my empty coconut flash BSOD msgs on my pupils. peace.

      • opinyonlangpo

        Thanks for the insight. Hope it will not reach the point where nukes will be used.



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