Coup officers sentenced in Philippines
Apr 08,2008 00:00 by UPI
MANILA, Philippines -- A Manila court Tuesday sentenced nine Philippine military officers to various prison terms in the 2003 coup plot against President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

The nine were given sentences ranging from six to 40 years, GMANews TV reported.

After five years of trial, the nine officers reportedly pleaded guilty to the charges.

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