The Coronavirus Is a Health Crisis, So Why Is the Philippine Government Treating It Like a Military Operation?
President Duterte said that those who violate the strict quarantine rules could get arrested, but critics argue that many are not privileged enough to follow them.
The president reignites his brutal war on drugs in the Philippines. A senator said Duterte’s actions were a "culpable violation of the constitution."
"Americans, they will really kill them, they will try to kidnap them to get ransom," Rodrigo Duterte said of Islamic State affiliate Abu Sayyaf in a speech on Monday.
In the lead-up to the country’s presidential election, VICE News met with the MNFL founder to get his thoughts on the candidates.