Philippines' president compares himself to Hilter
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday likened his deadly crime war to Hitler's efforts to exterminate Jews, as he declared he was "happy to slaughter" millions of drug addicts.
Philippines' Duterte pivots to China, Russia as investors flee
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he would seek closer economic ties with China and Russia, as the local currency and stock market extended declines following Western criticism of his deadly war on crime.
Philippines' Duterte gives middle finger to EU
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has launched a profanity-filled tirade against the European Union, in his latest riposte to international criticism of the rising death toll in his brutal crackdown on crime.
Duterte to extend drug war as 'cannot kill them all'
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has asked for a six-month extension for his war on drugs, saying there are too many people involved in the narcotics trade and he "cannot kill them all".
Philippine 'hitman' charge sparks Duterte probe calls
The Philippines faced calls Friday to investigate its firebrand president after a self-confessed hitman alleged Rodrigo Duterte ordered a thousand opponents and suspected criminals murdered when he was a city mayor.
Durtete denies issuing death-squad orders
Senator Leila de Lima, chairman of the Senate committee on justice and human rights, presented yesterday witness Edgar Matobato, who also claimed that Duterte’s son Paolo, now the vice mayor of Davao, had ordered the killing of a businessman in 2014.
US says Philippines has not asked it to pull forces
The United States said the Philippine government had not officially communicated President Rodrigo Duterte's demand to pull US military advisers out of the rebellion-torn ...
Philippines' Duterte says he snubbed Obama at summit
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte insisted Monday that he snubbed US leader Barack Obama after Washington cancelled their scheduled bilateral meeting in Laos last week.