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'I was being sarcastic': Duterte hits back at Chelsea Clinton over 'rape joke' criticism - RT;

'I was being sarcastic': Duterte hits back at Chelsea Clinton over 'rape joke' criticism - RT

RT'I was being sarcastic': Duterte hits back at Chelsea Clinton over 'rape joke' criticismRTPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte has lashed out at Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former US President Bill Clinton, for her criticism of comments the Filipino leader made about rape. In an expletive-filled attack, Duterte asked if Clinton was ...and more »

Duterte uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical Clinton - Gulf Times;

Duterte uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical Clinton - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesDuterte uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical ClintonGulf TimesPresident Rodrigo Duterte inspects honour guards as he attends the 119th Anniversary of the Philippine Navy in Davao on the southern island of Mindanao yesterday. Text Size: A A A. Reuters/Manila. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday ...and more »

Philippines President Duterte launches foul-mouthed tirade at Chelsea Clinton and mentions Monica Lewinsky - The Independent;

Philippines President Duterte launches foul-mouthed tirade at Chelsea Clinton and mentions Monica Lewinsky - The Independent

The IndependentPhilippines President Duterte launches foul-mouthed tirade at Chelsea Clinton and mentions Monica LewinskyThe IndependentPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte has insulted Chelsea Clinton for criticising remarks he made about his soldiers potentially assaulting women. Mr Duterte had returned to his home city of Davao on Wednesday to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the ...and more »

Duterte Responds To Chelsea Clinton With Dad's Scandal - Opposing Views;

Duterte Responds To Chelsea Clinton With Dad's Scandal - Opposing Views

Opposing ViewsDuterte Responds To Chelsea Clinton With Dad's ScandalOpposing ViewsPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte used former U.S. President Bill Clinton's impeachment scandal to respond to criticism from former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton. During an address to the Philippine Navy May 31, Duterte brought up former President ...and more »

Martial law alone cannot solve problems in southern Philippines - South China Morning Post;

Martial law alone cannot solve problems in southern Philippines - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostMartial law alone cannot solve problems in southern PhilippinesSouth China Morning PostThe Philippines' constitution allows the country's leader to declare martial law in only two circumstances: invasion and rebellion. President Rodrigo Duterte pointed to the latter when putting all of the southern island of Mindanao under military rule ...and more »

Lorenzana clarifies martial law statement - Inquirer.net;

Lorenzana clarifies martial law statement - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netLorenzana clarifies martial law statementInquirer.netDefense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has told senators the declaration of martial law is imperative to deal with immediately and decisively security concerns in the entire Mindanao region, not just in the besieged city of Marawi. Lorenzana's office ...and more »

Duterte threatens to arest Reds anew - The Manila Times;

Duterte threatens to arest Reds anew - The Manila Times

The Manila TimesDuterte threatens to arest Reds anewThe Manila TimesPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday warned that he might be forced to order the arrest of communist leaders if their recent move to intensify offensives against the government amid martial law in Mindanao leads to a “breakdown” in security ...and more »

Philippines President Attacks 'Whore' Chelsea Clinton, Makes Lewinsky Joke - Heat Street;

Philippines President Attacks 'Whore' Chelsea Clinton, Makes Lewinsky Joke - Heat Street

Heat StreetPhilippines President Attacks 'Whore' Chelsea Clinton, Makes Lewinsky JokeHeat StreetThe strongman president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, has called Chelsea Clinton a “whore” and dismissed her criticisms of him with a Monica Lewinsky reference. Duterte made comments attacking the former First Daughter at a press conference in ...and more »

Rody to Chelsea: Did you slam Bill over Monica? - Philippine Star;

Rody to Chelsea: Did you slam Bill over Monica? - Philippine Star

Philippine StarRody to Chelsea: Did you slam Bill over Monica?Philippine StarThis was President Duterte's reminder to former US president Bill Clinton's daughter, Chelsea, who criticized him online for a rape joke he made before soldiers fighting in Mindanao. File. DAVAO CITY, Philippines – People who live in glass houses ...and more »

Philippines' President uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical Chelsea Clinton - Stuff.co.nz;

Philippines' President uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical Chelsea Clinton - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzPhilippines' President uses Lewinsky affair to hit back at critical Chelsea ClintonStuff.co.nzPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte is notorious for comments that are deemed offensive by some, but are taken lightly by many Filipinos. President Rodrigo Duterte returned to his home city of Davao Wednesday to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the ...and more »

Rodrigo Duterte uses Bill Clinton's affair to rip Chelsea Clinton after rape criticism - Washington Examiner;

Rodrigo Duterte uses Bill Clinton's affair to rip Chelsea Clinton after rape criticism - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerRodrigo Duterte uses Bill Clinton's affair to rip Chelsea Clinton after rape criticismWashington ExaminerPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte slammed Chelsea Clinton on Wednesday and invoked her father's affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky after Clinton criticized him for a joke Duterte made about rape. "I will tell her, when your father, the ...and more »

Filipino bishops cautious about martial law in Mindanao - Catholic Culture

Filipino bishops cautious about martial law in MindanaoCatholic CultureCatholic Church leaders in the Philippines have voiced reservations about the decision by President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law in the province of Mindanao. The bishops of the country's region joined in a statement—signed by Cardinal ...and more »

Marawi crisis forces Duterte to skip visit to Japan next month - Business Mirror;

Marawi crisis forces Duterte to skip visit to Japan next month - Business Mirror

Business MirrorMarawi crisis forces Duterte to skip visit to Japan next monthBusiness MirrorIn Photo: Executive Secretary Salvador C. Medialdea (right) delivers his speech beside Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana (center) and Military Vice Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Salvador Melchor Mison Jr. during a session of the Committee of the Whole to ...and more »

House affirms Proclamation 216 - BusinessWorld Online Edition

House affirms Proclamation 216BusinessWorld Online EditionTHE HOUSE of Representatives on Wednesday, May 31, adopted a resolution expressing support for President Rodrigo R. Duterte's Proclamation No. 216 declaring martial law and suspending the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao. A rescuer (L) helps a ...and more »

Lorenzana orders arrest of over 100 Maute members - Rappler;

Lorenzana orders arrest of over 100 Maute members - Rappler

RapplerLorenzana orders arrest of over 100 Maute membersRapplerARREST ORDER. In a press briefing on May 31, 2017, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II shows the arrest order issued by Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, ...and more »

Philippines: Duterte Tells Soldiers They Can Rape Women in Region Under Martial Law - Democracy Now!

Philippines: Duterte Tells Soldiers They Can Rape Women in Region Under Martial LawDemocracy Now!In the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte has sparked outrage after he told soldiers that they could rape women with impunity in the region of Mindanao, where Duterte has declared martial law. In a speech Friday, Duterte said, "If you happen to ...and more »

Duterte: No one recommended martial law - CNN Philippines;

Duterte: No one recommended martial law - CNN Philippines

CNN PhilippinesDuterte: No one recommended martial lawCNN Philippines(CNN Philippines, May 31) — Now it's clear. President Rodrigo Duterte confirms he acted on his own when he decided to declare Martial Law in Mindanao. Speaking at the commissioning of the Philippine Navy's brand new Landing Dock vessel BPR Davao ...and more »

House supports martial law declaration - CNN Philippines;

House supports martial law declaration - CNN Philippines

CNN PhilippinesHouse supports martial law declarationCNN PhilippinesMetro Manila (CNN Philippines, May 31) — After a six-hour, closed-door briefing from top security and Cabinet officials, the House of Representatives on Wednesday decided to support the declaration of martial law in Mindanao. Solons from Mindanao said ...and more »

Duterte to NPA: If you want to help ISIS, go ahead but… - Update Philippines;

Duterte to NPA: If you want to help ISIS, go ahead but… - Update Philippines

Update PhilippinesDuterte to NPA: If you want to help ISIS, go ahead but…Update PhilippinesPresident Rodrigo Duterte warned members of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) they will face consequences should they join or support the Maute terror group. The President issued the warning during the 119th anniversary of the Philippine ...and more »

Moody's: Martial law impact on economy minimal - Malaya

Moody's: Martial law impact on economy minimalMalayaThe imposition of martial law over Mindanao poses “minimal and short-lived” impact on the country's economy, credit rating agency Moody's yesterday said. But President Duterte's statement on his willingness to bypass safeguards provided by the ...and more »