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Senate investigates ₱6.4-billion drug-smuggling attempt in Customs Bureau

Manila Philippines, (July 31) — Lawmakers on Monday began an investigation into the alleged involvement of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in a shipment of shabu...

De Lima attends hearing

Senator Leila De Lima on Friday came to the hearing on the case accusing her of refusing to attend a Congressional inquiry on the...

DOJ drops drug case vs. ex-PDEA Marine Lt. Col. Ferdinand Marcelino

Manila Philippines — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has ordered the withdrawal of the drug case filed against a former head of a unit in...

Philippines says will review U.N. concerns over killings

The Philippines said on Thursday it would review recommendations over killings in its war on drugs, but stopped short of committing to make reforms...

Philippines’ Duterte shrugs off Western threats of ICC indictment

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday hit out at what he called "bullshit" Western threats to seek his indictment by the International Criminal Court...

Philippine leader threatens tough measures to boost drugs war

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has warned he may use his executive power to suspend a legal safeguard against arbitrary arrest and detention, and was...

Detained Philippine mayor on Duterte’s drug list Shot dead in prison.

A mayor detained at a jail in the central Philippines for drug-related charges was killed along with another inmate in a shootout on Saturday,...

Philippines’ anti-drug fight ‘grabs headlines for wrong reasons,’ Foreign Secretary tells...

24 September 2016 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the Philippines’ Foreign Minister today said that the country’s fight against corruption, illegal drugs...

Expect more witnesses to drug-related killings: De Lima

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Leila de Lima, who chairs the committee on justice and human rights said more witnesses will be presented when the...

PNP Confirmed with 1,466 drug suspects killed in war vs. illegal...

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Saturday said 1,466 drug personalities have been killed in the government's drive against illegal drugs since President Rodrigo...

Pres’ Duterte crime war ‘out of control Say’s critics

MANILA Philippines - President Rodrigo Duterte's war on crime is spiralling out of control, a top human rights lawyer and opposition lawmakers said Friday (Jul...