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JICA, DOH ink cooperation for drug rehab facility, treatment

April 3, 2017

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Department of Health (DOH) signed Monday a 1.85 billion yen (P826 million) program to establish and enhance facilities and rehabilitation as well as treatment protocols of drug dependents in the Philippines. The

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Duterte says Aquino admin continued with DAP despite SC prohibition

April 2, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday that his predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, continued with the Disbursement Acceleration Program despite the Supreme Court’s ruling that it was unconstitutional. Duterte made the statement as he accused the media of “hypocrisy” for only

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Duterte mum on anti-Robredo rally

April 2, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte refused to make any comment on the protest staged by his supporters calling for the ouster of Vice President Leni Robredo. “I don’t want to make any comment,” Duterte said in an interview by reporters in Cagayan

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Duterte says tirades directed towards “inutile” EU Parliament

April 2, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte clarified on Sunday that his tirades against the European Union were directed towards the “inutile” Parliament and not to the Commission. “The EU Parliament, the politicians, they are the inutile, they should be castrated,” Duterte told reporters

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Duterte says court to decide if Aquino, others guilty for “Kidapawan massacre”

April 2, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday that it would be up to the court to decide on whether former President Benigno Aquino III and other officials were responsible in the bloody dispersal of protesting farmers in Kidapawan City a year

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Duterte reiterates conditions as opening of PH, NDF peace talks delayed

April 2, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated on Sunday that discussions of the government peace panel with its communist counterpart on a bilateral ceasefire deal should be confined within the four conditions he earlier set as they face each other again in the

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Drug killings shall not affect EU-PH trade, Abella says

April 2, 2017

Malacanang said on Sunday the alleged extrajudicial killings of drug suspects in the Philippines should not affect its trade with the European Union. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella was reacting on the reported warning of EU Ambassador Franz Jessen that the

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Palace belittles NDF “indictment” of Aquino, etal on Kidapawan bloody dispersal

April 2, 2017

Malacanang slammed on Sunday the communist National Democratic Front for ordering the arrest of former President Benigno Aquino III and other government officials for the bloody dispersal of protesting farmers along a highway in Kidapawan City a year ago. In

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