Davao mayor Rodrigo Duterte is set win the Philippine presidential election, with two of his closest rivals having conceding defeat. Duterte's brash rhetoric has drawn comparisons with US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
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."
President Rodrigo Duterte has responded angrily to US lawmakers opposed to the prospect of him visiting the White House. The firebrand leader says they needn't worry because he would never visit "lousy" America anyway.
Security risks and poor road conditions are making it difficult for humanitarian and medical aid to reach an estimated 77,000 people, who were displaced when IS-inspired jihadis took over Marawi. Ana P. Santos reports.
An impeachment complaint against Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte accusing him of crimes again humanity has been rejected by lawmakers. The committee reviewing the complaint called it "frivolous."
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