Philippines President compares himself to Hitler and declares he'd 'happily' slaughter drug addicts
MADCAP Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has compared himself to Hitler and said he’d be “happy to slaughter” addicts in his war against drugs.
In a rambling speech in his home city of Davao yesterday, Duterte said his aim was to intimidate dealers and users.
He said: “Hitler massacred three million Jews ... there’s three million drug addicts.
“I’d be happy to slaughter them.”
In the three months since he was elected, Duterte has threatened to drown drug suspects to fatten the fish in the capital’s Manila Bay.
He also said he would decapitate dealers by hanging to save electricity on... read more
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