Soaring death tolls, broken families and overcrowded jail: a close-up view of Duterte’s war on drugs
Since Rodrigo Duterte became president of the Philippines on June 30, over 3,600 people have died in drug-related killings. The SCMP travelled to the Philippines to witness Duterte’s drug war at the ground level.
One person is killed and at least two injured by two near-simultaneous blasts in a Japanese park, the local fire department says. (Photo: AFP)
Hong Kong was hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds as Typhoon Haima made landfall 100km east of the city.
Waves lash against Kennedy Town waterfront as T8 signal is hoisted and prepares for Typhoon Haima.