Filipino netizens express objection over Macos hero's burial

Filipino netizens express objection over Macos hero's burial

- Filipino netizens took to social media their reactions on Supreme Court's ruling that allows late President Ferdinand Marscos be given a hero's burial

- Although some were glad about the decision on the High Court, others feel the reverse

- What just happened signifies a blatant injustice to the countless victims of martial law according to those who protest against it

READ ALSO: Duterte: Marcos is a hero

While some are celebrating after the Supreme Court decided to favor the hero's burial for the former President Ferdinand Marcos, others are not pleased by the news.

The High Court on Tuesday put an end to the long-standing issue on whether the late dictator deserves to be buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Taguig City or not.

Nine justices from the country's highest judicial institution were in favor of the burial while only five opposed it. This set the go signal to finally bury the late strongman at the Libingan.

READ ALSO: Pagkamatay ng hustisya! SC allows Marcos burial at LNMB despite his brutal legacy

Following that, the online community seems to be mourning and crying for the injustice given to the families whose relatives are until now missing, to the abused innocents, to the raped victims, to the students and teachers whose human rights were violated, to the tortured journalists and to the many others who suffered from the bloody martial law.

READ ALSO: Nakamit din ang hinahangad! Imee Marcos celebrates graveyard ruling by planting flag outside Supreme Court

RELATED: Never again! Agitated Aquino gravely disappointed over hero's burial for Marcos

AFP spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla explains Marcos burial rites in this report by ANC.

Video from ABS-CBN News

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