Tunisia could lose millions of dollars stashed in Switzerland by the family of ousted dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, a senior official said Saturday.
The House of Representatives passed on third reading earlier this month a bill declaring September 11 of every year as a special non-working holiday in Ilocos Norte to commemorate the birthday of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos.
Senator Imee Marcos revived the vitamin-packed “Nutribun” to mark the 103rd birthday of her late father, the dictator Ferdinand Marcos.
US President Donald Trump on Monday appeared to confirm that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is alive, saying he wished him well after days of speculation over the dictator’s whereabouts.
47 years ago, then President and soon to be all powerful dictator, Ferdinand E. Marcos, placed the Philippines under Martial Law. The next 14 years would be a nightmare of corruption, misgovernance, and brutality, as Marcos and his cronies ransacked the national economy, plundered billions from public coffers, and presided over the killing, torture, rape, and imprisonment of thousands of Filipinos.
Several senators have come forward to support President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration that he is indeed a dictator.
President Rodrigo Duterte said his strongman rule is necessary for the progress of the country and admitted that he is a “dictator.”
Communications Secretary Martin Andanar has urged the public to trust lawmakers’ motives in pursuing Charter Change (Cha Cha) amid concerns it will result in a dictatorial rule by President Rodrigo Duterte.
No doubt about it, President Rodrigo Duterte has a rosy view of former President Ferdinand Marcos.
President Rodrigo Duterte is disputing claims that the late President Ferdinand Marcos was a dictator during his 21 years in power noting that this was a label placed on him by rival political families and biased historians.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman thinks Malacanang spokesperson Ernesto Abella should stop blaming media for reporting what President Rodrigo Duterte says in public because it’s just pathetic.
Even if he has vowed to eliminate drugs in the country, President Duterte said he would not declare martial law amid fears that his iron-clad policy might lead him to become a dictator.