More Dead Bodies, Gov’t Takeovers: Duterte’s Authoritarian Threats Continue

Credit to Author: Sammy Westfall| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 14:29:22 +0000

In his nearly two-hour State of the Nation Address riddled with contradictions and ironies, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte laid future plans to continue to exert his power against those he considers enemies.

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Duterte Personally Asked Xi Jinping for COVID-19 Vaccines, As He Praised His Own Govt’s Pandemic Approach

Credit to Author: Therese Reyes| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 13:54:55 +0000

The Philippine President made the bold claim during his 2020 State of the Nation Address, amid growing concerns over his administration’s pandemic management and foreign policy shift towards China.

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