Rodrigo Duterte

politics

Philippines Is Shipping 69 Containers of Garbage Back to Canada

Not nice.
Mack Lamoureux
5.31.19
Duterte

Duterte Calls Women ‘Bitches’ and ‘Crazy’ at Female Empowerment Event

At an event aimed at celebrating women's achievements, President Rodrigo Duterte couldn’t, yet again, hold back on the sexist comments.
Edoardo Liotta
3.14.19
Philippines

Duterte just snitched on himself by admitting to extrajudicial killings

“My only sin is the extrajudicial killings.”
Tim Hume
9.28.18
Philippines

Duterte just threatened to arrest an International Criminal Court prosecutor

“You cannot exercise any proceedings here without basis. That is illegal and I will arrest you.”
Tim Hume
4.13.18
the Philippines

Duterte just bounced the Philippines out of the International Criminal Court

"The Philippines is withdrawing its ratification of the Rome Statute effective immediately.”
Tim Hume
3.14.18
HUMAN RIGHTS

Trump inspired 2017's global politics of hate, says Amnesty International

His travel ban "set the scene for a year in which leaders took the politics of hate to its most dangerous conclusion.”
Tim Hume
2.22.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI taking heat over tip about school shooting, two arrested after alleged bomb plot thwarted in NYC, norovirus hits athletes at Winter Olympics, and more.
VICE Staff
2.16.18
Philippines

Duterte flies Filipinos out of Kuwait after maid's body found in a freezer

She had been "roasted like a pig.”
Tim Hume
2.14.18
The VICE News Guide to the World

VICE News Guide to the World — Week of February 5

Pyeongchang's politics; Assad's siege tactics; and the Hague takes a look at Duterte.
Nick Miriello
Greg Walters
2.12.18
Arms exports

Canada reviewing $233 million helicopter sale to Philippines amid drug war deaths

The Liberal government had approved the deal, but ordered a review following outcry about human rights violations
Tamara Khandaker
2.8.18
Philippines

Duterte’s son quits job after expletive-filled Twitter beef with his daughter

“Let's talk here because you are a millennial, as they say. You'll only listen here by your number of likes,” Paolo Duterte wrote on Facebook.
Greg Walters
12.27.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Paul Manafort indicted in Russia probe, Puerto Rican authorities cancel energy contract, Saudi Arabia to allow women to attend sporting events, and more.
VICE Staff
10.30.17
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