- Zaldy Ampatuan has been jailed for many years now
- Yesterday, he was allowed to leave jail in order to attend his daughter’s wedding reception
- A video of his dance with his daughter at the event has gone viral
Zaldy Ampatuan, the suspected mastermind of the infamous Maguindanao massacre in 2009, was allowed to leave jail temporarily in order to attend the wedding reception of his daughter Kristina Ampatuan.
KAMI learned that the reception was held in Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila on August 21.
In a report by Rappler, a video of Ampatuan’s dance with his daughter at the event was shared.
Here is the viral video:
According to Rappler’s interview with Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Spokesperson Xavier Solda, the suspect returned to jail before 7:00 p.m.
The Maguindanao massacre involved the killing of 58 people, most of whom were journalists accompanying the family of Ampatuan’s political rival.
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