President Rodrigo Duterte has angrily turned down an invitation to an Asia-Europe summit in Brussels as he again lashed out at the EU and accused the bloc of insulting him over his deadly war on drugs. Photo: AP

Philippines President Duterte slams European Union as ‘stupid’, refuses summit invite after criticism of bloody drug war

Europe has been vocal in its criticism of the president’s hallmark policy, which has left nearly 4,000 suspects dead and seen human rights groups claim he was responsible for a crime against humanity.

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President Rodrigo Duterte has angrily turned down an invitation to an Asia-Europe summit in Brussels as he again lashed out at the EU and accused the bloc of insulting him over his deadly war on drugs. Photo: AP
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