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Philippines' Duterte calls US ambassadors 'spies' over alleged ouster plot

Duterte said though he had no intelligence reports of any plan to undermine his presidency, he believed most ambassadors were with the CIA.

29 Dec 2016 6:34 PM

Duterte threatens to throw corrupt officials out of helicopter

The fiery-tempered former prosecutor said he once hurled a Chinese man suspected of rape and murder out of a helicopter.

29 Dec 2016 2:29 PM

Rights watchdog eyes slayer Rodrigo Duterte

Panel says team formed to probe President’s admission of killing three criminals.

23 Dec 2016 2:04 AM

Duterte killings in 1980s were part of police ops: Philippines

Duterte recounted how in 1988, he and local police ambushed and killed three suspected kidnappers.

21 Dec 2016 3:13 PM

Investigate Philippines' Duterte for killings: UN rights chief

Over 6000 people have fallen victim to extrajudicial killings since President Duterte had taken office in June.

20 Dec 2016 5:41 PM


US is trying to warm up to Duterte after his outburst

The pact has helped the Philippines contain a violent Muslim insurgency in the south.

19 Dec 2016 2:24 AM

'Bye-bye America': Philippines Duterte to US over aid issue

US scrapped a major aid package to Philippines over human rights concerns.

17 Dec 2016 2:19 PM

Philippines' President Duterte admits he killed to set an example

People in the 6,500-strong crowd cheered as Duterte used his trademark strong language promising his drug war would continue.

17 Dec 2016 11:05 AM

Philippines' Duterte says he personally killed people

Duterte said he led similar efforts when he was mayor of Davao, the major southern city that he ruled for most of the previous 20 years.

14 Dec 2016 10:41 AM

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte says he'll accept China arms offer

Duterte reached out to China after taking office in June while taking a hostile stance on the Obama administration.

11 Dec 2016 9:22 PM


Undertakers bear the brunt in Philippine drug war

While there are vocal critics of the drug war at home and abroad, surveys show an overwhelming majority support Duterte's crusade.

09 Dec 2016 4:48 PM

Philippines’ President Duterte says Trump made him feel like a saint

Duterte said in a speech said that Trump told him not to worry about Americans criticising him.

08 Dec 2016 8:55 AM

The terrifying lessons of the Philippines’ vigilante president Duterte

If one world leader exemplifies some of the more alarming trends taking place in politics this decade, it is Filipino President Duterte.

02 Dec 2016 7:47 PM

Philippine President Duterte's bodyguards attacked in ambush: military

Military said a bomb hit the soldiers' convoy as it drove to a region where an armed group, which had pledged allegiance to ISIS, operated.

29 Nov 2016 2:59 PM

Philippines to declare fishing ban in China-controlled lagoon

If Duterte's plan proceeds, fishermen of any nationality would only be allowed in the deeper waters just outside Scarborough.

21 Nov 2016 4:32 PM