How martial law in the Philippines affects a Filipino-American in Las Vegas; says she supports the martial law declaration


(Eagle News) – A Filipino-American interviewed by the Eagle News Bureau in Las Vegas explains how she is in favor of the martial law declaration of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Mindanao.

“Right now, we have to support the President over there,” said Nan Sta. Maria.

“That’s the thing we can only do.  And of course, pray for them,” she said.

Sta. Maria said she felt sad about the situation in Mindanao, particularly in the city of Marawi.

“I feel sad of course, especially since I have loved ones and relatives in that area,” she said.