Philippine President Continues Policy Allowing People and Police to Kill Drug Dealers

By TheWeedBlog.com

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.

Newly elected President Rodrigo Duterte help a press conference Sunday to announce that, despite international criticism of his “shoot-to-kill” policy on drug dealers, he plans on continuing his enforcement methods.

“Why will I give you a [due] process? I am the president. I don’t give you [due] process,” the President said. “I will retire with the reputation of Idi Amin,” referring to the African ruler whose regime from 1971-1979 was known for large-scale rights abuses that killed thousands of Ugandans.

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