Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA
Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA

Philippine police return to front lines of President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war after two-month hiatus

Duterte, 72, was elected last year on a promise to eradicate drugs from society by launching an unprecedented campaign in which up to 100,000 people would die

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Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA
Police officers who underwent a retraining and reorientation programme as part of internal cleansing efforts of the Philippine National Police. Photo: EPA
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