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# phillipines - Friday 19 May, 2017

Duterte imposes public smoking ban in Philippines
# NO LIGHTING UP
# NO LIGHTING UP

Duterte imposes public smoking ban in Philippines

May 19th 2017, 7:10 PM 19,386 Views 31 Comments

The controversial president struggles with smoking-related health issues.

# phillipines - Monday 27 February, 2017

German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines
# Jurgen Kantner
# Jurgen Kantner

German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines

Feb 27th 2017, 12:20 PM 32,367 Views 83 Comments

“Up to the last moment, many sectors including the Armed Forces exhausted all efforts to save his life,” a spokesperson said.

# phillipines - Friday 30 September, 2016

'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler

Sep 30th 2016, 10:52 AM 19,592 Views 103 Comments

The anti-drug president said he would be glad to massacre three million addicts.

# phillipines - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Six Filipinos shot dead as part of president Duterte's war on drugs
# Violence In The Philippines
# Violence In The Philippines

Six Filipinos shot dead as part of president Duterte's war on drugs

Aug 3rd 2016, 5:07 PM 16,528 Views 48 Comments

Duterte won the presidential election in May after he promised to wage a bloody war on drugs.

# phillipines - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Watch Manila's spectacular free-for-all New Year's fireworks light up the sky
# Baby You're A Firework
From The Daily Edge
# Baby You're A Firework

Watch Manila's spectacular free-for-all New Year's fireworks light up the sky

Jan 1st 2015, 10:18 AM 2,301 Views 0 Comments

That’s some display.

# phillipines - Monday 27 January, 2014

Police spin secret 'torture roulette' wheel to choose punishment for inmates
# Phillipines
# Phillipines

Police spin secret 'torture roulette' wheel to choose punishment for inmates

Jan 27th 2014, 6:30 PM 19,002 Views 43 Comments

‘Torture consequences’ on the wheel included being hung upside down or being punched non-stop for 20 seconds.