Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay Under Siege

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Former Philippine President Corazon ‘Cory’ Aquino, right, talks to the media as she expresses support for Makati city Mayor Jejomar Binay, left, who was served a suspension order by the Government Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 at his office at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Binay, an opposition stalwart who has irked Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo by allowing opposition groups to stage protests against her, refused to recognize the suspension order and vowed to fight as he remains holed up in his office with his supporters. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Supporters of Makati city Mayor Jejomar Binay cheer their beleaguered leader after the Government served Binay and his entire city council the suspension order Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006 at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Binay, an opposition stalwart who has irked Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo by allowing opposition groups to stage protests against her, refused to recognize the suspension order and vowed to fight as he remains holed up in his office with his supporters. Binay has been under investigation allegedly for keeping ghost employees on the city’s payroll. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Supporters of Makati city Mayor Jejomar Binay are prevented from entering the city hall premises (background) while the suspension order for Binay and his entire city council is being served Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006 at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Binay, an opposition stalwart who has irked Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo by allowing opposition groups to stage protests against her, refused to recognize the suspension order and vowed to fight as he remains holed up in his office with his supporters. Binay has been under investigation allegedly for keeping ghost employees on the city’s payroll. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Makati city Mayor Jejomar Binay holds a copy of the suspension order served to him and his entire city council by the Government as he denounces the move at a news conference Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 at his office at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Binay, an opposition stalwart who has irked Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo by allowing opposition groups to stage protests against her, refused to recognize the suspension order and vowed to fight as he remains holed up in his office with his supporters. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Makati City Mayor Jejomar Binay talks to the media as he denounces the suspension order served to him and his entire city council by the Government Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 at his office at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Binay, an opposition stalwart who has irked Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo by allowing opposition groups to stage protests against her, refused to recognize the suspension order and vowed to fight as he remains holed up in his office with his supporters. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

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  1. lina chait says:

    there’s nothing to doubts our beloved mayor jojo binay. mayor wishing all the luck and blessings . continue your good works. we wish you a meery xmas and all the blessings for the coming new year.

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