Tag: Rodrigo Duterte
Duterte wants a third country to be included in the joint investigating committee to determine what really transpired in the Reed Bank.
Rodrigo Duterte denies he ordered police to kill suspects involved in illegal drugs, he merely said to destroy the apparatus of the drug organisation.
A group of UN rights experts call for the Human Rights Council to establish an independent probe into violations in the Philippines, including alleged illegal killings in the government's drug war.
The Philippines has made several diplomatic protests to Canada since a 2016 court ruling that the garbage be returned.
The results open a path for Duterte to bring back the death penalty and advance his project to re-write the constitution.
Unofficial results proves Rodrigo Duterte is the nation's favourite which means agreeing to his controversial plans for the country.
President Rodrigo Duterte remains popular in the Philippines and today's polls are expected to keep him in power.
The garbage is among several festering issues that have soured ties between the two governments.
Journalists dismiss Duterte's administration's accusations and threats of retaliation as yet another attempt at silencing the press.
The US is “the only world power that is a bastion of democracy and human rights, is and will remain our only military ally.
Manila has been aiming to attract trade and investment from the Asian superpower.
The Philippine government wants the European Union (EU) to launch an investigation into alleged funds used by the EU to help Philippine communist guerrillas.
Facebook has removed Facebook and Instagram groups and accounts linked to a network organised by a Duterte ally.
Last month, Ressa spent a night in detention but eventually posted bail for allegedly libelling a businessman in a news article written in 2012.
The Philippines' departure follows the International Criminal Court being hit by high-profile acquittals and moves by several nations to drop out.
The Philippine Court of Appeals ruled Rappler cannot claim it is 100% Philippine-owned as required by law.
Presiden Filipina mengucapkan terima kasih kepada perdana menteri atas sokongan Malaysia yang berterusan bagi pembangunan di Mindanao.
The World Bank estimates more than half of Philippine women aren’t in the labour force, the highest ratio among major Southeast Asian economies.
The Rappler site and Maria Ressa are being hit with tax evasion charges and a libel case after clashing repeatedly with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte over his deadly crackdown on narcotics that has killed thousands.
Duterte's comments run counter to statements by military and police officials on Tuesday.
Duterte, after his speech, told reporters he had been joking about using marijuana but a human rights activist criticised the attempt at humour.
Rappler CEO Maria Ressa surrendered at a Manila court and was allowed to remain free after paying bail.
Close to 5,000 people have died in Phillippines President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs and more than 2,500 others have been killed by unknown vigilante groups.
China won a windfall partner with the 2016 election of President Rodrigo Duterte, who has rattled the Philippines' century-old bond with the US while courting trade and investment from the rising American rival.