Philippine anti-riot soldiers get ready for a protest. President Rodrigo Duterte warned Thursday he may impose martial law and suspend elections for tens of thousands of local posts, fuelling concerns about democracy under his rule. Photo: EPA

Philippines' Duterte toys with martial law, suspending elections to ‘finish all the problems’

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has returned from Thailand, which is under military rule

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Philippine anti-riot soldiers get ready for a protest. President Rodrigo Duterte warned Thursday he may impose martial law and suspend elections for tens of thousands of local posts, fuelling concerns about democracy under his rule. Photo: EPA
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