Malacañang said President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered all government agencies to reject loans and grants from 18 member-countries of the United Nations Human Rights Council that supported an investigation into the alleged human rights…
President Rodrigo Duterte slams Iceland, which sponsored the resolution calling for a probe into the drug war killings in the Philippines, for allowing abortion.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday slammed Iceland, which sponsored the resolution calling for a probe into the drug war killings in the Philippines, for allowing abortion.
From this moment on, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. is urging the public to forget Iceland. Locsin said Iceland could go to hell after it initiated a human rights resolution against the Philippines without getting all the!-->!-->!-->…
Senator Richard Gordon has urged the government anew to show before the international community that it is determined to investigate alleged killings and other abuses being linked to the drug war.
Cutting ties with Iceland over its resolution seeking probe into the human rights situation in the Philippines may have an adverse impact on Filipino workers there, according to President Rodrigo Duterte.
insults at Iceland, the main proponent of a United Nations resolution
President Rodrigo Duterte is “seriously” considering cutting diplomatic ties with Iceland, his spokesman said.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday slammed Iceland for initiating a resolution requesting the United Nations Human Rights Council to investigate the human rights situation in the Philippines.
President Duterte took a swipe at Iceland for initiating a UN resolution to investigate the human rights situation in the Philippines
France Ambassador to Manila Nicolas Galey on Sunday stressed that the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution seeking a comprehensive review into Manila's human rights situation is "not the alpha and omega" of relations…
The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo has slammed Senator Imee Marcos for suggesting that the Philippines cut ties with Iceland over the United Nations resolution to review the human rights situation in the country.
Senator Imee Marcos is urging President Rodrigo Duterte to "cut diplomatic ties with Iceland ASAP."
Vice President Leni Robredo reiterated the importance of the government's openness towards the investigation being sought at the United Nations Human Rights Council over the administration's drug war.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Friday branded as "idiots" the governments behind a UN rights body investigation into his narcotics crackdown that has killed thousands and drawn international censure.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra has decided to sit it out and let Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and Malacanang Spokesman Salvador Panelo do the talking concerning the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council…
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday slammed Iceland for initiating a resolution requesting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to investigate the human rights situation in the Philippines.
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) adopted on Thursday (July 11) a resolution launching an investigation on the deaths that occurred over the course of the Duterte administration’s war on drugs.
Ecuador on Wednesday became one of 28 countries to legalise same-sex marriage, but in many other parts of the world homosexuality is illegal and sometimes subject to the death penalty.
Iceland on Friday was elected to take up the seat left vacant at the United Nations Human Rights Council after the United States quit the body over what it charges was anti-Israel bias.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said it was not the entire United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) that criticized the human rights situation in the country but a "minority" group led by Iceland.
Senator Risa Hontiveros called Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano’s statement that the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) is biased against the Philippines and misinformed on the deadly war on drugs “ridiculous,”…
An international human rights watchdog has urged the United Nations (UN) to look into the killings related to the war on drugs in the wake of President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court.
Finland is the world's happiest country while troubled Burundi is the most discontent, according to a new UN report released Wednesday.