The Day in Photos: 14 June 2018


Posted at Jun 15 2018 01:00 AM

Duterte visits Golez wake

President Rodrigo Duterte visits the wake of the late former National Security Adviser Roilo Golez at the Heritage Park in Taguig City on Thursday. Golez, fierce advocate of the country’s rights to the West Philippine Sea, died at the age of 71. Valerie Escalera, Malacanang Photo

P250M worth of white rice confiscated

A Customs staff member reseals a sack of rice inspected by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) during a press event at the Port of Manila on Thursday. BOC showed tons of confiscated smuggled Thailand white rice with estimated value of P250 million. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Upholding PH fishermen's rights

Members of Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (PAMALAKAYA) stage a protest along the waters of Manila Bay on Thursday. The group denounced the Duterte government's alleged continuous inaction regarding the harassment of Filipino fishermen in the West Philippine Sea, which Foreign Affairs Sec. Alan Peter Cayetano denied. George Calvelo, ABS CBN News

Oh my gulay!

Market vendors and patrons wade through a flooded street leading to Malimgas Market in Dagupan City as result of incessant monsoon rains and high tide on Thursday. The public was advised to take precaution as occasional heavy rains were predicted to persist due to the enhanced southwest monsoon. ABS-CBN News

Preparing for Eid’l Fitr

People emerge from the Golden Mosque in Quiapo after late afternoon prayers in Quiapo on Thursday. Muslim clerics scheduled moon-sightings on Thursday to pinpoint the exact day of celebrations of Eid'l Fitr, the end of Ramadan. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

'Justice for Fr. Nilo'

Members of different religious group belonging to the Promotion of Church People's Response (PCPR) hold a candlelight protest at the Mariana Park in E. Rodriguez, Quezon City on Thursday. The group mourned the death of Fr. Richmond Nilo and demanded a stop to the killings of church people. Jire Carreon, ABS-CBN News