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.
President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines has denied that he influenced the Securities and Exchange Commission to revoke the license of the Rappler news site. Rights activists call it an attack on press freedom.
The Rappler online news site is one of several news organizations that have been critical of President Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte's 'war on drugs' that has killed nearly 4,000 people, and generated critical news coverage.
The Duterte administration has shut down a news website that has long been critical of his policies. What does this mean for the future of the Philippine free press? Ana P. Santos reports from Manila.
In the face of President Rodrigo Duterte's lethal drug policy to kill users and dealers at the slightest excuse, Philippine society is gradually daring to push back. Florian Neuhof reports from Manila.
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