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# phillipines

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# overshoot
Korean Air plane badly damaged after overshooting runway in Philippines
The front underbelly of the plane was sheared off and its nose was heavily damaged.
All time
Duterte imposes public smoking ban in Philippines
The controversial president struggles with smoking-related health issues.
# jurgen kantner
German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines
“Up to the last moment, many sectors including the Armed Forces exhausted all efforts to save his life,” a spokesperson said.
# Holocaust
'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler
The anti-drug president said he would be glad to massacre three million addicts.
# Violence in the Philippines
Six Filipinos shot dead as part of president Duterte's war on drugs
Duterte won the presidential election in May after he promised to wage a bloody war on drugs.
# Baby you're a firework
Watch Manila's spectacular free-for-all New Year's fireworks light up the sky
That’s some display.
# phillipines
Police spin secret 'torture roulette' wheel to choose punishment for inmates
‘Torture consequences’ on the wheel included being hung upside down or being punched non-stop for 20 seconds.