Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
%27If+my+children+are+into+drugs%2C+kill+them%27+%E2%80%93+Philippines+president
Thursday, 21 September 2017 - 16:38
'If my children are into drugs, kill them' – Philippines president
2,269

Views

Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has ordered police to carry out the standard procedures of his controversial war on drugs campaign even if his son is found guilty of criminal activities.

Duterte sparked international criticism for his strong anti-drugs stance, that has seen more than 9,000 civilians killed for links to drug dealing and use.

His eldest son, Paolo, has been accused as being a member of a Chinese organized crime syndicate and allegedly overseeing a drug-smuggling and drug lord protection scheme.

'My orders are to kill you if you are caught, and I will protect the police who kill you,' Duterte said he told his 42-year-old son.

Paolo faced the Philippines Senate earlier this month accused of being involved with the triad gang, allegations he described as 'baseless' and founded upon 'rumours'.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Friday, 20 April 2018 - 17:28
The Wildlife officials in Amparai have been able to rescue 3 wild elephant calves, roaming in the area.The elephant calves were located from the Maduru... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
382 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
24,216 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
2,630 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,628 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
374 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
26,294 Views
Top