Tag: Philippine

staffFebruary 24, 2018

Thousands protest deadly drug war in the Philippines

Demonstrators have taken to the streets of Manila to protest Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war, which has left thousands ...

staffFebruary 15, 2018

Duterte offers kill bounty for rebels to save on war costs

The Philippine president offered a nearly $500 bounty for each communist rebel killed by government forces to save on anti-insurgency ...

staffAugust 17, 2017

Death toll continues to rise in Duterte’s war on drugs

Twenty-five criminals were killed, including 14 in anti-drug operations, overnight in the Philippine capital Manila in a second night of heavy bloodshed ...

staffMarch 15, 2017

Philippine VP blasts Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘war on drugs’

The Philippine vice president has raised an alarm about the country’s bloody crackdown on illegal drug use, saying it can’t ...

staffFebruary 20, 2017

Retired Philippine policeman says Duterte ordered ‘death squad’ hits

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte operated a “death squad” while mayor of Davao city, giving cash and orders for police and ...