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7 drug suspek timbog sa iba’t ibang operasyon sa Metro Manila

Photo from Arra Perez, ABS-CBN News MANILA — Pitong mga umano’y tulak ng droga ang nahuli ng mga awtoridad sa iba’t ibang bahagi ng Metro Manila, Sabado. Sa isang gasolinahan sa Pasig nasukol sina Ryan Caiton at Julius Villanueva matapos ...

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US prosecutors accuse Honduran president of drug conspiracy

MEXICO CITY – U.S. federal prosecutors have accused the Honduran government of essentially functioning as a narco-state, with the current and former presidents having received campaign contributions from cocaine traffickers in exchange for protection. FILE – In this March 11, ...

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Suspected drug pusher nabbed in Albay buy-bust

TABACO CITY –– A woman suspected of peddling drugs was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Tabaco City in Albay province Wednesday afternoon, police said Thursday. A report from the city police said Rowena Candano, 44, of Barangay Cormidal, was ...

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Suspected drug pusher dead in Batangas

SAN PEDRO CITY — A suspected illegal drug pusher was killed in a buy-bust operation in Ibaan town in Batangas province, police said Monday.  A report from the Batangas police said the buy-bust was conducted around 11:40 p.m. Sunday in ...

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‘Drug war helped Duterte suppress opposition’

CENTERPIECE PROGRAM Human rights advocates who see the drug war as President Duterte’s chief instrument of control see no end to scenes like this. —RAFFY LERMA Expect no pause in the body count. The war on drugs will likely remain ...

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PDEA reports lower death toll from Duterte’s drug war

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency set the record straight on the number of people killed in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war.

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Rizal cops to face criminal raps over death of toddler in drug op

MANILA – The policemen involved in the drug operation that killed 3-year-old Myka Ulpina in Rodriguez town, Rizal will face criminal charges, the country’s top cop said Thursday. PNP Chief, Gen. Oscar Albayalde issued the statement after a ballistics exam ...

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US to ‘jointly combat’ illicit drug use with PH

The four co-chairmen of the 8th Philippines-United States Bilateral Strategic Dialogue (from left): US Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs Randall Schriver, US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs David Stilwell, Philippine Foreign Affairs ...

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CHR: UN probe unnecessary if police were open with drug war info

MANILA — A United Nations body would not have sought a report on the Philippines’ anti-narcotics drive if the local police shared details of the deadly campaign to the Commission on Human Rights, one of its officials said Monday.  The ...

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About time, EU says of UN reviewing PH drug killings

CONSTRUCTIVE WAY FORWARD The European Union on Saturday said the first-ever UN Human Rights Council resolution on the Philippines was a constructive way to promote and protect human rights in the country amid President Duterte’s brutal war on drugs. —AFP ...

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