A brash mayor known for his tough talking and sexual jokes looks set to become the next president of the Philippines. Rodrigo Duterte has pledged to kill criminals and end corruption within six months.
Tired of authoritarianism and drug war, young Filipinos are using social media to organize mass protests. They fear their country is heading toward a dictatorship under President Rodrigo Duterte. Ana P. Santos reports.
The Commission on Human Rights has clashed with President Rodrigo Duterte over his bloody war on drugs. Lawmakers supported the move to reduce the Commission's budget to virtually zero.
Anti-drug squads in the Philippines have executed 32 people in 24 hours, marking the bloodiest day in the country's "war on drugs." Duterte praised the killings, calling on the police to kill "another 32 everyday."
US officials have confirmed that last year the Russian government tried to hack voting machines in some states for the 2016 presidential election. Some officials found out only Friday their states were on the list.
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