Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. is back. And he is bracing himself for a long and arduous legal battle.

    “I will never run away. We are ready anytime to defend ourselves in court,” Revilla said upon arrival on Sunday afternoon at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport with his wife, Cavite Rep. Lani Mercado and three of his children, Bryan, Ram and Ludeth.

    When asked about the possible serving of a warrant of arrest against him, he replied, “I’m ready anytime and we have enough evidence and most of all, I leave it to the Lord.”

    The Revillas left the country before midnight on March 29 aboard Emirates Air for their 15-day tour of Israel.

    Revilla is facing plunder charges along with two other senators, Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada and Juan Ponce Enrile. They were accused of pocketing millions of pesos in kickbacks from various projects funded by their priority development assistance fund (PDAF) or pork barrel.

    The senator told reporters they went to the Holy Land to relieve all his anxieties. He did not elaborate.

    Revilla said they had good and happy moments in the Holy Land and that he was able to know enough about Jesus Christ.

    “I feel so blessed,” he added.


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    1. You’re group will now be the next to issued a warrant of arrest. Cedric Lee & his cohorts are being issued of warrant of arrest. It’s time now you HARVEST what you REAP, same with Cedric Lee’s group.

    2. If you were driving a car would you have it serviced or would you leave it in the hands of the lord. Why do people say these stupid things. Its nothing to do with the lord its to do with evidence & the courts think there is enough evidence to covict you. I remember once saying in court to the judge, ” as god is my witness i am not guilty “. His response ” hes not, i am. you are 6 years “. That was just a joke guys but i hope it shows the stupidity of those comments he made.