The European Parliament is calling for the Philippines to be kicked out of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) over President Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly drug war.
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The United States warned Friday that it was losing patience and again threatened to quit the UN Human Rights Council after the Geneva-based body adopted five resolutions condemning Israel.
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Vicky Tauli-Corpuz has spent four decades campaigning for indigenous people in her native Philippines, but never feared for her life. That changed last month when she was branded a "terrorist" by President Rodrigo Duterte's government.
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Malacañang has taken a potshot at the home country of United Nations' chief for human rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein in retaliation for his statement that President Rodrigo Duterte needs pyschiatric evaluation.
Kaya iniinsulto si Duterte! Cayetano accuses UN human rights chief of being a pawn in destab efforts
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has accused United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein of being part of destabilization efforts against the government over his remark that President Rodrigo Duterte needs…
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The outspoken Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque has chosen to bite his tongue over the statement of the United Nations human rights chief that President Rodrigo Duterte needs “psychiatric evaluation”.
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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…
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Five countries who deployed a brutal drug war have joined other members of he United Nations in asking President Rodrigo Duterte to end the police killings and enforce a more humane approach in dealing with the drug scourge.
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Malacañang is standing by its statement slamming United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial Executions Agnes Callamard for making an "unannounced" visit to the country despite her insistence she had informed the government of her…
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Summary Executions Agnes Callamard has belied Malacañang's claim it was left in the dark about her visit to the country to speak at a forum on the Philippines' drug problem.
Aware that United Nations special rapporteur Agnes Callamard is in the country, President Duterte justified anew his bloody war against drugs which was marred with extra-judicial killings in his first 10 months in office.
The Palace seems is not disturbed by another report from the United Nations that singled out President Duterte for speaking against and opposing human rights institutions and investigations.