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Philippines: Duterte Faces Impeachment & International Criminal Court Case

HeadlineMar 20, 2017

In the Philippines, a lawmaker has filed an impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte over the thousands of extrajudicial police and vigilante killings carried out under Duterte’s so-called war on drugs. Duterte is also facing threats of a criminal case before the International Criminal Court over accusations he oversaw death squads when he was mayor of Davao.

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