Duterte ‘Accuses’ 150 Public Servants as ‘Players’ in the Drug Trade

In other words, he’s telling political opponents he has the power to kill them if he wants to.

Rodrigo Duterte, the new President of The Philippines, publicly accused 150 people of being involved in the drug trade. They are judges, officers in the armed forces and police, politicians. He ordered all police and military protection to be removed from them. They have 24 hours to turn themselves in …

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