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Duterte, Citing Hitler, Says He Wants to Kill 3 Million Addicts in Philippines - New York Times

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday that he would like to kill millions of drug addicts in the Philippines, defying international criticism of his country's bloody war on narcotics and escalating his brutal rhetoric with a reference to the ...and more »

Rodrigo Duterte vows to kill 3 million drug addicts and likens himself to Hitler - The Guardian

Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines president, appears to have compared himself to Hitler, saying he would be “happy to slaughter” millions of drug addicts in his bloody war on crime. During a press conference in his home city of Davao, the former ...and more »

Philippines President likens himself to Hitler - CNN

(CNN) When comparing yourself to world leaders or historical figures, there are perhaps less controversial choices than Adolf Hitler. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday likened himself to the Nazi leader, saying he wants to kill millions ...and more »

Comparing himself to Hitler, Philippines President Duterte draws rebukes - Christian Science Monitor

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte cited a startling comparison Friday when he said he was “portrayed or pictured to be a cousin of Hitler.” The president of the Philippines, who had recently returned from a trip to Vietnam, where he discussed ways ...and more »

Jewish leaders react to Rodrigo Duterte Holocaust remarks - BBC News

Jewish leaders have reacted angrily after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte compared his anti-drug campaign to the Holocaust. The comment - wrongly citing numbers killed by the Nazis - was inhumane and deeply offensive, they said. Mr Duterte said he ...and more »

Duterte, Philippine President, Raises Doubts About Military Alliance With US - New York Times

MANILA — Military and diplomatic officials in the Philippines were facing a quandary on Thursday after President Rodrigo Duterte distanced the country further from the United States, its biggest defense ally, by saying he would end joint military ...and more »

Philippines' Duterte likens himself to Hitler, wants to kill millions of drug users - Reuters

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte appeared to liken himself to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler on Friday and said he would “be happy” to exterminate 3 million drug users and peddlers in the country. Although the administration of U.S ...and more »

Duterte visit to China may lead to changing alliances in East Asia - Reuters

MANILA/BEIJING (Reuters) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte travels to China next month on a visit that could redraw alliances in East Asia after his incendiary comments about the United States and active courting of Washington's chief rivals ...and more »

Rodrigo Duterte to end joint US and Philippine military drills - The Guardian

President says exercises to take place next week will be the last between the two nations, as ties are further strained. Associated Press. Thu 29 Sep 2016 01.10 EDT Last modified on Fri 14 Jul 2017 14.38 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...and more »

Japan-Philippines Defense Relations Under Duterte: Full Steam Ahead? - The Diplomat

On September 21, the Philippines and Japan convened the fourth iteration of their vice ministerial defense dialogue. The talks saw both countries discuss proposals to deepen their defense relationship despite lingering uncertainty about the future ...and more »