State of Lawlessness: Is the Philippines Preparing for Martial Law?

The Philippines was again devastated as the horrors of a fatal bombing in Davao City the night of September 2nd called for President Rodrigo Duterte to declare a state of lawlessness in Davao City, and in the rest of the country the following day.
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The Punisher’s Blessing: Extrajudicial Killings in the Philippines

“Please feel free to call us, the police, or do it yourself if you have the gun — you have my support” – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said during his speech in Davao in early July pertaining to the eradication of drug trade in the country.
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