PHOTOS: President Duterte at the transfer of the fallen Marines from Marawi

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President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday honored​ the fallen Philippine Marine Corps personnel killed in the anti-terror operations in Marawi City​. As the ​Commander-in-Chief, Duterte led the dignified transfer of the remains at the Villamor Airbase in Pasay City.

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday honored​ the fallen Philippine Marine Corps personnel killed in the anti-terror operations in Marawi City​.

As the ​Commander-in-Chief, Duterte led the dignified transfer of the remains at the Villamor Airbase in Pasay City.

The fallen heroes were​ 1Lt. Raymond M. Abad, 1Lt. John Frederick S. Savellano, SSgt. Joven Q. Triston, Sgt. Simeon I. Plares, Cpl. Rolan H. Sumagpang, PFC​ Marvin Russel D. Gomez, Pvt. Bernie Jhon B. Lunas,​ and PFC Gener C. Tinangag.

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Duterte and officials of the Armed Forces of the Philippines condoled with the bereaved families. He then proceeded to the Libingan ng mga Bayani where he joined the funeral of the slain soldiers.