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Philippines’ Duterte denounced for defending killing of some journalists

Philippines’ Duterte denounced for defending killing of some journalists

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by June 3, 2016 World News

 

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine media groups denounced President-elect Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday for saying journalists were being killed because they were corrupt and “you are not exempted from assassination if you are a son of a bitch”.

Duterte’s comments about extrajudicial killings, calling bishops “sons of whores” and a joke about a murdered rape victim do not appear to have dented his popularity in the largely Roman Catholic country..We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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