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BuCor to file plunder rap vs Bantag

The Manila Times 25 Jan 2023
3BuCor Officer in Charge Gregorio Catapang Jr ... Catapang said Bantag ordered the digging in search of the fabled Yamashita treasure, a cache of gold supposedly buried by the Japanese Imperial Army in the Philippines during World War 2, following the order of General Tomoyuki Yamashita, known as "The Tiger of Malaya." ... ....
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A Grand Unified Theory of Corruption and Treachery

GlobalResearch 23 Dec 2022
In 1961, Roxas met a man named Fuchugami in Baguio City, who claimed that his father had been in the Japanese army and had drawn a map identifying the location of the legendary “Yamashita Treasure.” Roxas organized a group of partners and laborers to search for the treasure and ...
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Bantag to face plunder rap for unfinished cells

Manila Standard 21 Dec 2022
Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) officer-in-charge Gregorio Catapang Jr ...Yes, I will file plunder (charges),” Catapang told Super Radyo dzBB ... This is how BuCor should have been decongested.” ... He was also said to be digging for the legendary Yamashita treasure at an excavation site at the New Bilibid Prison, something he said was for a diving pool ... ....
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DENR says excavation in Bilibid considered illegal quarrying

Sun Star 15 Dec 2022
said Thursday, December 15, 2022. In a radio interview, Catapang said they are already preparing charges to be filed against those who are responsible for the excavation ... Justice Secretary Jesus Crispin Remulla earlier said Bantag informed him about the excavation around August or September aimed at finding the Yamashita treasure ... .
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DENR says excavation in Bilibid considered as illegal quarrying

Sun Star 15 Dec 2022
said Thursday, December 15, 2022. In a radio interview, Catapang said they are already preparing charges to be filed against those who are responsible for the excavation ... Justice Secretary Jesus Crispin Remulla earlier said Bantag informed him about the excavation around August or September aimed at finding the Yamashita treasure.
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BizNewsAsia is 21

Manila Standard 24 Nov 2022
“BizNewsAsia survived the worst pandemic in a century, and the worst economic slump in 100 years” ... It turns 21 ... It has thrived ... At the time of the murder, he could claim he was working, looking for the treasure of Yamashita ... And the National Treasury, which owes P13 trillion, and counting, is poorer for having missed the Yamashita hoard ... ....
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Solution vs. illegal drugs

Manila Standard 21 Nov 2022
“Other countries with drug problems know that only with a holistic approach can they succeed which is prevention, drug enforcement, prosecution and, the most important of all, rehabilitation” ... • • • ... • • • ... But, according to Secretary Remulla, the diggings by Bantag were actually aimed at digging for the hidden Yamashita treasure ... ....
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Yamashita treasure hunting sa Bilibid?

Sun Star 19 Nov 2022
Si Bureau of Corrections Director General Gerald Bantag nag-atubang og sunod-sunod nga dili kasagaran nga mga alegasyon sukad nga gisuspenso sa miaging buwan ... TREASURE HUNTING ... Tomoyuki Yamashita sa panahon sa Ikaduhang Gubat sa Kalibutan. “I told him to stop it ... “He’s not there to seek treasure, you’re there to run the corrections department.” (AP) .
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Commission on Audit review of BuCor pushed

The Manila Times 19 Nov 2022
In fact, Remulla said Bantag mentioned to him that the purpose of the excavation project at the NBP was actually to dig for the fabled Yamashita treasure ... The Yamashita treasure refers to the alleged "war loot" stolen in Southeast Asia by Imperial Japanese forces during World War ...
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Claims against accused Philippine prison chief mount

Taipei Times 19 Nov 2022
However, Philippine Secretary of Justice Jesus Crispin Remulla said Bantag told him a few months ago that the excavation was part of a search for a fabled treasure supposedly buried by Japanese occupation forces under general Tomoyuki Yamashita during World War II ... “He’s not there to seek treasure, you’re there to run the corrections department.”.
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Bantag was looking for Yamashita treasure in Bilibid, says Remulla

The Philadelphia Inquirer 18 Nov 2022
Remulla on Friday recalled Bantag telling him about the latter's bid to find the Yamashita treasure in August. The fabled Yamashita ...
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Bantag in search of Yamashita treasure at NBP -- Remulla

The Manila Times 18 Nov 2022
SUSPENDED Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General Gerald Bantag is said to be looking for the Yamashita treasure so he ordered the excavation inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) ... "By the way, that was supposed to be a treasure hunt for Yamashita treasure ... The Yamashita ...
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Remulla: Bantag ordered Bilibid excavation for Yamashita treasure hunt

Sun Star 18 Nov 2022
JUSTICE Secretary Jesus Crispin Remulla said on Friday, November 18, 2022, that the excavation found inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) compound was made in a bid to find the Yamashita treasure ...By the way, that was supposed to be a treasure hunt for Yamashita treasure.

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