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Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte 'will not interfere' over execution of Mary Jane Veloso - Brisbane Times

Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte 'will not interfere' over execution of Mary Jane VelosoBrisbane TimesIndonesian president Joko Widodo caused a storm of controversy on Monday when he appeared to indicate the Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte had given Indonesia the green light to execute Filipina maid Mary Jane Veloso. Mr Duterte's presidential ...and more »

Obama on Trump: The guy's not qualified - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

Obama on Trump: The guy's not qualified - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)Obama on Trump: The guy's not qualifiedCosumnes Connection (subscription)Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte steps out of his limousine upon arrival at Merdeka Palace to meet Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. While Duterte failed to disclose whether Obama had any reaction, the ...and more »

Veloso not in next wave of executions – Indonesian official - Rappler;

Veloso not in next wave of executions – Indonesian official - Rappler

RapplerVeloso not in next wave of executions – Indonesian officialRapplerMARY JANE WAITS. Mary Jane escorted by Indonesian officers during an appeal hearing in Yogyakarta on March 3, 2015. Photo by Bimo Satrio/EPA. MANILA, Philippines – Mary Jane Veloso will not be put on the list for the next wave of executions in ...and more »

Duterte to help 700 Indonesian pilgrims - Yahoo Singapore News;

Duterte to help 700 Indonesian pilgrims - Yahoo Singapore News

Yahoo Singapore NewsDuterte to help 700 Indonesian pilgrimsYahoo Singapore NewsJAKARTA – President Duterte will assist the more than 700 Indonesian pilgrims who traveled to Saudi Arabia for the hajj using Philippine passports. The pilgrims are expected to arrive in Manila by the end of the month. The 700 are on top of the 177 ...and more »

STANDPOINT | Spare the peddled, punish the peddlers - Davao Today;

STANDPOINT | Spare the peddled, punish the peddlers - Davao Today

Davao TodaySTANDPOINT | Spare the peddled, punish the peddlersDavao TodayWe believe it is quite politically palatable to plead for the life of one of the poor Filipinos whose ill fates made President Duterte say in exasperation, “My God, I hate drugs.” Is it not because of them that we precisely abhor the drug menace, of ...and more »

Indonesia can nab pirates in Philippine waters - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Indonesia can nab pirates in Philippine watersHellenic Shipping News WorldwidePhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte will allow Indonesian maritime authorities who are in pursuit of pirates to enter his country's waters to capture them. “We can make it clear that if the chase begins in Indonesia and continues in international ...and more »

Rally for death row prisoner in Manila - The Cairns Post

Rally for death row prisoner in ManilaThe Cairns PostSupporters of death row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso have gathered in Manila to protest against her impending execution in Indonesia, following reports that the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte had given the go-ahead for the penalty. Veloso, who was ...and more »

Lost in translation? - Visayan Daily Star (press release)

Lost in translation?Visayan Daily Star (press release)Ninfa Leonardia Was it a question of miscommunication? In what language did President Duterte and President Widodo of Indonesia discuss the case of Mary Jane Veloso, by the way? When he had to admit that there was no way the Indonesian government ...and more »

Philippine President Duterte gave go ahead to execute Mary Jane Veloso: President Joko Widodo - Coconuts Jakarta;

Philippine President Duterte gave go ahead to execute Mary Jane Veloso: President Joko Widodo - Coconuts Jakarta

Coconuts JakartaPhilippine President Duterte gave go ahead to execute Mary Jane Veloso: President Joko WidodoCoconuts JakartaIndonesian President Joko Widodo said Monday that his Philippine counterpart, Rodrigo Duterte, gave him the go ahead to execute a Filipina maid on death row whose plight has garnered huge support. The Philippines denied the claim, saying Duterte had ...and more »

Duterte denies support for Indon execution - Echonetdaily;

Duterte denies support for Indon execution - Echonetdaily

EchonetdailyDuterte denies support for Indon executionEchonetdailyA Philippines cabinet minister has denied claims President Rodrigo Duterte gave the go-ahead for Indonesia to execute a Filipino woman who is on death row for drug trafficking. The clarification came after Indonesia President Joko Widodo said Duterte ...and more »

Philippine Govt Denies Duterte Gave Green Light for Mary Jane Veloso's Execution - Jakarta Globe

Philippine Govt Denies Duterte Gave Green Light for Mary Jane Veloso's ExecutionJakarta GlobePhilippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Perfecto Yasay Jr. has denied reports that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte had given the green light for the Indonesian government to proceed with the execution of Philippine drug convict Mary Jane Veloso, pictured.and more »

Rally Erupts after Philippines 'Go-Ahead' to Execute Death Row Inmate Veloso - Latin American Herald Tribune

Rally Erupts after Philippines 'Go-Ahead' to Execute Death Row Inmate VelosoLatin American Herald TribuneMANILA - Supporters of death row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso gathered in Manila on Tuesday to express their anguish over her impending execution in Indonesia, following reports that the Philippines' tough-talking President Rodrigo Duterte had given the ...and more »

Death row maid`s litigation in Philippines to be respected - ANTARA

Death row maid`s litigation in Philippines to be respectedANTARAJakarta (ANTARA News) - The litigation in the Philippines, against Indonesia drug case death row convict Mary Jane Veloso, will be respected, Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has said. "We respect the legal process in the Philippines in the ...and more »

Duterte gives permission to proceed with Mary Jane`s execution: President - ANTARA;

Duterte gives permission to proceed with Mary Jane`s execution: President - ANTARA

ANTARADuterte gives permission to proceed with Mary Jane`s execution: PresidentANTARAPresident Joko Widodo (right) chat with Philippine President Rodrigo R. Duterte (left) during a private meeting on the back porch Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, Friday (09/09/2016). (ANTARA PHOTO/Widodo S. Jusuf). Serang, Banten (ANTARA News) - The ...and more »

Duterte Will 'Respect' Indonesia's Decision on Filipina Maid Convicted of Drug Smuggling - Yahoo News;

Duterte Will 'Respect' Indonesia's Decision on Filipina Maid Convicted of Drug Smuggling - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsDuterte Will 'Respect' Indonesia's Decision on Filipina Maid Convicted of Drug SmugglingYahoo NewsPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday that he would not interfere if Indonesia decided to execute a Filipina inmate convicted of drug smuggling, whose case drew international attention last year. Earlier on Monday, Indonesian President Joko ...and more »

Indonesia, Philippines in spat over Mary Jane - Jakarta Post;

Indonesia, Philippines in spat over Mary Jane - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostIndonesia, Philippines in spat over Mary JaneJakarta PostIndonesia, Philippines in spat over Mary Jane Close talk -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (left) speaks with President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo during their meeting at the State Palace in Jakarta on Sept. 9.(AP Photo/Dita Alangkara) ...and more »

Duterte asked for clemency on Veloso case: Bulletin - Coconuts Manila;

Duterte asked for clemency on Veloso case: Bulletin - Coconuts Manila

Coconuts ManilaDuterte asked for clemency on Veloso case: BulletinCoconuts ManilaPresident Rodrigo Duterte addresses business leaders at the 13th ASEAN Business and Investment Summit in Vientiane, Laos on Sep 6. PHOTO: PCOO via PPD/King Rodriguez. 0. Manila Bulletin reports that Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte had sked ...and more »

Indonesia, Philippines in spat over death row drug convict - AsiaOne;

Indonesia, Philippines in spat over death row drug convict - AsiaOne

AsiaOneIndonesia, Philippines in spat over death row drug convictAsiaOneIndonesian President Joko Widodo (R) chats with visiting Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte at the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia September 9, 2016. Photo: Reuters. Ina Parlina and Margareth S. Aritonang. The Jakarta Post/ANN Tuesday, Sep ...and more »

Duterte Gave Green Light for Mary Jane Veloso's Execution: Jokowi - Jakarta Globe

Duterte Gave Green Light for Mary Jane Veloso's Execution: JokowiJakarta GlobeCelia Veloso, the mother of Mary Jane Veloso, appeals to President Rodrigo Duterte to spare her daughter's life, during a candle light rally in front of a Catholic church in metro Manila on Thursday (08/09). (Reuters Photo/Romeo Ranoco). By : Jakarta ...and more »

What to say - Business Mirror

What to sayBusiness MirrorWHAT did President Duterte tell Indonesian President Joko Widodo about Mary Jane Veloso, condemned to be shot for possession of illegal substance? We have only the word of Widodo that Duterte said, “Go ahead.” In fact, President Jokowi (isn't his name ...and more »