Trump Phone Call to Duterte Left White House Staff ‘Genuinely Horrified’
The US President congratulated the Philippine President for an “unbelievable job on the drug problem,” a bloody drug war that has allegedly killed over 20,000 people.
Nearly Half of Individuals Sentenced to Death in Malaysia Are Foreigners
The executive director of Amnesty International Malaysia says foreign women in “these cases were quite obviously of unwitting drug mules.”
We Ask Duterte’s Critics Why He Remains Popular
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has been heavily criticized for a variety of his policies – yet halfway through his term, he remains as popular as ever.
How One of Mexico's Biggest Cartels Is Trying to Dominate the Country's Wildest West
In a shift in the drug war, Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generation is confronting rivals in southwestern Mexico, and fighting the government.
Real Mexican Drug Traffickers Find ‘Narcos: Mexico’ Nostalgic and Relatable
“I’m a clown compared to the drug traffickers in the series, but there is some resemblance there—or at least I can see myself in them.”