President Rodrigo Duterte admitted that his behavior is only suitable for a mayor and conceded that he is no statesman.
2017 has been one heck of a year for Philippine politics. From the declaration of martial law, to rigodon in the drug war and word wars in and out of Congress' halls, Filipinos have been shocked and amused at politikos' antics.
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Malacañang admitted in a year-end report that around eight people were killed every day in drug operations under the Duterte administration.
Philippine police will return to the frontlines of President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war, his spokesman said Tuesday, less than two months after they were demoted in response to rising opposition to the crackdown.
More than 3,900 people have been killed in President Duterte’s campaign to purge the country of illegal drugs as of last month.
President Rodrigo Duterte has no plans of listening to human rights advocates amid his plan to return control of the drug war to the Philippine National Police (PNP).
President Rodrigo Duterte has brushed aside the perennial accusation that he has a hand in the killing of several drug suspects since his term began.
Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III filed a libel complaint against a blogger who made vicious attacks and called him and six other lawmakers as “Malacanang Dogs” for not singing a resolution seeking the end of killings in the drug…
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque will clarify with President Rodrigo Duterte Monday (November 27) if he is decided on bringing the Philippine National Police back into the drug war.
President Rodrigo Duterte is bent on allowing the police to take control of the war on drugs once again, despite criticism over the high death toll caused by the campaign.
Liberal Party senators on Friday raised doubts on the government’s sincerity in solving the drug problem amid its plan to bring the Philippine National Police (PNP) back to frontline of the war on drugs.”
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon wants the P900 million proposed budget for Oplan Tokhang be used for the housing needs of the Philippine National Police (PNP) following its departure from the drug war.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s sharp tongue against the European Union, which has been critical of his war against drugs, took a backseat at the ASEAN Summit, with EU Council President Donald Tusk attending the talks.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to shoot criminals himself, while warning he may bring police back to the frontlines of his deadly war on drugs.
President Duterte’s latest “outburst” threatening to expel diplomats of the European Union (EU) is just his way of telling them to respect the sovereignty of the Philippines in dealing with issues confronting the country in the “Filipino…
Akbayan partylist Rep. Tom Villarin scored President Rodrigo Duterte for his “knee-jerk” response to criticisms from European NGOs that prompted him to dare all European Union ambassadors to leave the country within 24 hours.
Philippines police officers who want to speak out about "extrajudicial killings and summary executions" in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war have been offered sanctuary and legal help by the Catholic Church.
Dangerous Drugs Board chief Dionisio Santiago has bucked at the allegation that the extrajudicial killings that have happened under the Duterte administration were due to its campaign against illegal drugs.
Thousands of Filipinos Saturday called for an end to extrajudicial killings as the funeral of a boy killed by police turned into the largest single demonstration yet against President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal drug war.
The US ambassador to the Philippines called Tuesday for "full accountability" following the alleged murder by local police of a 17-year-old boy as part of President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war.
The rogue cops who killed minors while carrying out President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs will have their day in the Senate, Senator Nancy Binay has vowed.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Friday will request the leadership of the Senate to hold an all-senators caucus on Tuesday to bring to fore the alarming resurgence of drug-related killings this week.