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× Solon slams ABS-CBN for ‘unrealistic, offensive’ portrayal of Butuan City

MANILA, Philippines --- A lawmaker on Thursday called out television network ABS-CBN for its "unrealistic" and "offensive" portrayal of Butuan City in one of its shows.

Agusan del Norte 1st District Representative Lawrence Fortun, who is among the lawmakers supporting the renewal of ABS-CBN's franchise, said the network portrayed the city in the show "A Soldier's Heart" as "a hotbed of chaos." …