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    Manila: Death in the dark (Part I)

    This is the first of a two-part gallery on the war on drugs..

Duterte warns mining firms, vows to pursue drugs war

Philippines: Philippine church leaders expect firm action, not just words on environment following state of nation address.


'Mass murder' complaint filed against Philippines' Duterte

Philippines: Complaint alleges duterte masterminded killings of thousands of suspected drug users and dealers.


Duterte thanks Pope Francis for 2015 Manila visit

Philippines: Despite testy ties with local church leaders, president still wants to maintain 'special relations' with vatican.


Philippines' Duterte announces 'National Bible Month'

Philippines: Proclamation comes after president tells filipinos not to believe in religions.


Duterte refuses to release all political prisoners

Philippines: Philippine president claims he has made too many concessions to communist rebels in peace talks.


Anger mounts over Duterte backflip on nuclear energy

Philippines: Philippine bishops, environmental groups vow to oppose plans to revive 'dangerous' bataan power plant.