Published on Oct 1, 2003
On the early morning of July 27, 2003, a group of soldiers occupied theOakwood Hotel in Makati to conduct protest actions against the GloriaMacapagal Arroyo (GMA) Administration. Among the grievances they voiced outwas GMA’s alleged responsibility for the Davao bombing incidents.In the investigations that followed, the soldiers admitted that theultimate sources of their information are the so-called Greenbase Documents.How true are these documents? What exactly is OPLAN GREENBASE allabout? Indeed, what did these documents contain that were serious enough todrive these soldiers to rise against their very own Commander-in-Chief?Unfortunately, the answers to these questions never came as the investigationsfocused more on the peripheral issues such as armbands, and whether thesoldiers’ actions were spontaneous or not. Eventually, the Greenbase issue wasburied and forgotten.Until now….