DND issues statement on the death of former AFP Chief Angelo Reyes

Angelo ReyesThe Department of National Defense (DND) on Tuesday released a Statement on the death of former AFP Chief Angelo Reyes, a little more than three hours after the latter was declared dead at the Quirino Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City.

“The news on the tragic death of former DND Secretary Angelo Reyes comes as a shock to the Department of National Defense and the Armed Forces of the Phillippines,” the DND said.

“Secretary Voltaire Gazmin together with the officials, officers, men and women of the Department conveys their deep sympathies and condolences to the family of former Secretary Reyes,” the DND added.

Meanwhile, MalacaƱang in a statement urged the public “to allow his loved ones their grief and privacy.”