186 drug-linked LGU leaders stripped of power over police

186 drug-linked LGU leaders stripped of power over police

A total of 186 local executives under the Duterte administration have been stripped of supervisory powers over the local police due to their alleged links to the narcotics trade, or their failure to stop acts of terrorism, or for providing support to terror groups.

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Cebu archbishop: ‘Culture of impunity reigns’

Cebu archbishop: ‘Culture of impunity reigns’

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma issued what could be his strongest statement so far against the spate of killings gripping the province of Cebu and the rest of the country, saying it showed that “the culture of impunity reigns.”

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‘Killings create climate of lawlessness’ – LP

‘Killings create climate of lawlessness’ – LP

The opposition Liberal Party (LP) has warned that the series of killings of local officials could be orchestrated to create an “atmosphere of lawlessness” that would give the Duterte administration grounds for the imposition of martial law.

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Cops kill 7 in Calabarzon anticrime operations

SAN PEDRO CITY — Seven people, among them suspects in the killing of a police officer, died in gunfights with policemen in separate anticrime operations in Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and, Quezon) region on Monday and Tuesday.

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Int’l, local professors validate 5,000 deaths in PH due to war on drugs

Int'l, local professors validate 5,000 deaths in PH due to war on drugs

Professors and fellows from local and foreign educational institutions have validated the deaths of over 5,000 individuals due to the Philippine government’s war on drugs.

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Church bells toll as Duterte hits priests in speech on their alleged illicit affairs 

Rodrigo Duterte in Cabatuan - 20 June 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte paused for less than a minute as church bells tolled during a speech in Cabatuan town in Iloilo on Wednesday. The President was talking about the illicit affiars of the priests when the bells suddenly tolled.

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De Lima: On Father’s Day, let us remember fathers killed in gov’ts war on drugs

On Father’s Day, detained Senator Leila de Lima asked the public to remember and the honor the fathers killed under the Duterte administration war on drugs. 

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