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

Philippine 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 ...

Philippines president Duterte hits back at Chelsea Clinton - New Zealand Herald

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at Chelsea Clinton who criticised his comments on rape. Photo / AP. Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte has denounced Chelsea Clinton as he tried to defend a "joke" he made about his troops raping women.

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

The 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 ...

Philippines' Duterte Slams Chelsea Clinton Over Rape Criticism - News18

Manila: Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte angrily hit back on Wednesday at Chelsea Clinton for criticising remarks he made about rape, using vulgar language while referring to her father's infidelities as American president. Duterte on Friday told ...

Lorenzana clarifies martial law statement - Inquirer.net

Defense 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 ...

Duterte hits back at Clinton daughter - Inquirer.net

What did Chelsea Clinton have to say when her father was cavorting with a White House intern? President Duterte raised this question on Wednesday as he hit back at the daughter of former US President Bill Clinton for criticizing his recent comment that ...

Duterte hits back at Chelsea Clinton - WND.com

(DAILY MAIL) Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte has denounced Chelsea Clinton as he tried to defend a 'joke' he made about his troops raping women. The controversial president – who has overseen the murder of thousands of drug users and has now ...

Duterte attacks Chelsea Clinton by bringing up her father's philandering - Salt Lake Tribune

Davao, Philippines • President Rodrigo Duterte returned to his home city of Davao Wednesday to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the Philippine Navy, and used the occasion to attack Chelsea Clinton for criticizing his comments about rape. "When your ...

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

In 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 ...

House affirms Proclamation 216 - BusinessWorld Online Edition

THE 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 ...

Lorenzana orders arrest of over 100 Maute members - Rappler

ARREST 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, ...

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

Duterte: No one recommended martial law - CNN 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 ...

House supports martial law declaration - CNN Philippines

Metro 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 ...

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

President 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Duterte warns CPP leaders of arrest if… - Malaya

PRESIDENT Duterte yesterday warned leaders and members of the Communist Party of the Philippines he would have them arrested if they return to the country to help local terrorist groups that are sowing terror in Mindanao. The President noted the CPP ...

NPAs won't support Maute — NDF - Manila Bulletin

Noordwijk ann-zee, The Netherlands — The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) described as “impossible” insinuations made by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte that the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and New People 's Army ...

PH president fires back at Chelsea Clinton for calling him 'murderous thug' - Blasting News

Rodrigo Duterte brought up Bill Clinton's alleged scandal to counter Chelsea's remarks about his rape joke. Diana T. D. T.. Follow Following. Curated by Cheryl P. Published on: 31 May 2017 31 May 2017. Published on. 31/05/2017. Rodrigo Duterte ...

House backs Du30 martial law but critics insist declaration without 'credible' basis - InterAksyon

MANILA, Philippines – Amid the overwhelming support that President Rodrigo Duterte received from his allies in Congress, lawmaker-critics of the chief executive stood firm in their opposition to his declaration of martial law in Mindanao to solve the ...