‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 17). ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/insult-us-no-we-insult-you/ ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM LOCSIN Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. revealed on Tuesday that the … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 14). Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/philippines-may-exit-from-un-rights-council/ Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council July 14, 2019 | 11:41 pm PHILSTAR THE Philippines is considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council after it approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … Continue reading

UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 12). UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/un-rights-council-votes-to-probe-philippine-drug-killings/ UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings July 12, 2019 | 8:06 pm PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE THE United Nations has approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s war on drugs … Continue reading

Palace rips UNHRC reso | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, July 13). Palace rips UNHRC reso. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/palace-rips-unhrc-reso/ Palace rips UNHRC reso By Kristina Maralit – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Malacañang yesterday slammed as “grotesquely one-sided, outrageously narrow, and maliciously partisan,” the decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council … Continue reading

Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J., Araja, R. N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 09). Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299323/palace-slams-ai-for-politicizing-drug-war.html Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war posted July 09, 2019 at 01:35 am by MJ Blancaflor and Rio N. Araja, Rey E. Requejo President Rodrigo Duterte’s … Continue reading

AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2019, July 09). AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/ai-presses-un-investigation-%E2%80%98rampant%E2%80%99-slays-ph-drug-war AI presses UN investigation on ‘rampant’ slays in PH drug war By ASHZEL HACHERO – July 09, 2019 AMNESTY International is pressing the United Nations Human Rights Council to open an … Continue reading

UN dismisses Iceland plea | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 07). UN dismisses Iceland plea. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/un-dismisses-iceland-plea/ UN dismisses Iceland plea By Chito Lozada – July 7, 2019 12:05 AM Presidential Human Rights Committee Secretariat Undersecretary Severo Catura The United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) ignored a motion of some UN … Continue reading

Duterte vows relentless campaign to weed out rogue cops | Manila Standard

Reference: Barcelo, V. (2018, August 02). Duterte vows relentless campaign to weed out rogue cops. Manilastandard.net<./em>. Retrieved August 02, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271972/duterte-vows-relentless-campaign-to-weed-out-rogue-cops.html Duterte vows relentless campaign to weed out rogue cops posted August 02, 2018 at 01:30 am by Vito Barcelo President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday criticized the previous administration’s anti-drug campaign during which no … Continue reading

Gabriela party-list slams strip search on drug suspects | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, July 05). Gabriela party-list slams strip search on drug suspects. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 05, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1007351/gabriela-party-list-slams-strip-search-on-drug-suspects Gabriela party-list slams strip search on drug suspects By: Cathrine Gonzales – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 11:33 AM July 05, 2018 The Gabriela party-list condemned as “despicable” the strip search on drug suspects inside a … Continue reading

Four cops in strip search video sacked — PNP chief | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, July 05). Four cops in strip search video sacked — PNP chief. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 05, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1007448/four-cops-in-strip-search-video-sacked-pnp-chief Four cops in strip search video sacked — PNP chief By: Cathrine Gonzales – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 03:54 PM July 05, 2018 The Philippine National Police (PNP) sacked the four police officers … Continue reading

Barbers tells village execs: Form anti-drug plans, or else » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, May 21). Barbers tells village execs: Form anti-drug plans, or else. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/21/barbers-tells-village-execs-form-anti-drug-plans-or-else/ Barbers tells village execs: Form anti-drug plans, or else Published May 21, 2018, 2:42 PM By Ellson Quismorio Surigao del Norte 2nd district Rep. Robert Ace Barbers today told newly elected barangay … Continue reading

DOJ chief Guevarra to Dela Rosa: Destroy drug trade in Bilibid | Philstar.com

Reference: Pats, K.J. (2018, May 9). DOJ chief Guevarra to Dela Rosa: Destroy drug trade in Bilibid. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 9, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/08/1813323/doj-chief-guevarra-dela-rosa-destroy-drug-trade-bilibid DOJ chief Guevarra to Dela Rosa: Destroy drug trade in Bilibid Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – May 8, 2018 – 3:03pm MANILA, Philippines — “Destroy the drug machinery inside the penitentiary.” … Continue reading

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