Philippines president 'doesn't give a s***' if human rights are violated in war on drugs

Philippines president 'doesn't give a s***' if human rights are violated in war on drugs
 

The Filipino police use automatic weapons when confronting criminals, meaning that minors and innocent people have allegedly got caught up in the violence
In an interview with Al Jazeera, President Rodrigo Duterte said that the cases would be investigated, but explained that the police can kill hundreds of civilians without facing any criminal liability.
He said: "We have three million drug addicts, and it's growing. So if we do not interdict this problem, the next generation will be having a serious problem.
"You destroy my country, I'll kill you. And it's a legitimate thing. If... read more

 
17 October 2016 in World News, Views: 32
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