PSG Compound, Malacanang Park, Manila
4 March 2013

President Benigno S. Aquino III joined officers and staff of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) as they celebrated their 27th anniversary in Malacanang Park.

In his speech, President Aquino thanked the PSG for their efforts and dedication to protect his life and the lives of his family, as well as the institution he serves. He also commended the PSG for their bravery for the past 27 years.

“Hindi tayo aabot sa puntong ito kung wala ang bawat isa sa inyo. Sa bawat sandali ng tagumpay natin sa tuwid na daan, nandiyan kayo; kasama kayo sa gumawa ng pagbabagong tinatamasa ngayon ng sambayanang Pilipino,” the President said.

He expressed his endless gratitude to the security group but also called on them to continue giving their best, expecting the PSG will continue to assist him in his efforts to give a better future for the country.

During the celebration, President Aquino also led the awarding of plaques of recognition to outstanding PSG officers for their services and to outstanding individuals who assisted the group during presidential coverages.

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