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“Self-confessed” leader of Davao Death Squad polluted source – Abella

March 5, 2017

Malacanang branded on Sunday a retired police officer, who accused President Rodrigo Duterte of ordering the killings in Davao City when he was still a mayor, as a polluted source. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella cited the flip-flopping of self-confessed killer

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PNP chief urges Church leaders to join in renewed “tokhang” operations

March 5, 2017

Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa on Sunday urged leaders of the Church to join them on their renewed anti-illegal drug campaign. In a radio interview, Dela Rosa said they are encouraging the priests to participate so

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Remains of beheaded German found in Sulu

March 5, 2017

The Philippine government forces have recovered the remains of the German national who was beheaded by the Abu Sayyaf group last February 26. This as Malacanang vowed to punish the Abu Sayyaf bandits responsible for the death of Juergen Gustav

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Palace urges int’l community to support PH effort vs drugs

March 5, 2017

The Duterte administration has urged the international community, including the United States, to support the Philippines on its war against illegal drugs. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella issued the statement after the US Department of State came out with the Reports

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US State Department 2016 report says extrajudicial killings “increased sharply”

March 4, 2017

The US Department’s 2016 Human Rights Report on the Philippines said “extrajudicial killings have been the chief human rights concern in the country for many years and they increased sharply over the past year.” The report, issued Friday in the

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QC cops charge illegal possession of firearms, frustrated murder on Manalo siblings, others

March 4, 2017

Quezon City police filed criminal charges against the siblings  of Iglesia ni Cristo head Eduardo Manalo and others late Friday. Felix Nathaniel Manalo II, Lolita Manalo-Hernandez and 24 persons were charged with illegal possession of firearms and ammunition,  a report

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Why remove rape, plunder from death penalty bill?, Duterte asks

March 4, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte questioned the removal of the rape and plunder cases from the death penalty bill which was approved on second reading at the House of Representatives. “I really would like to know the rationale of the congress why

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Cebu jail warden relieved, but not over making stripping inmates naked  

March 4, 2017

The jail warden of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center was relieved from his post following a raid at the facility last Tuesday which uncovered illegal drugs and other illegal items. Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III, in a statement

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