Philippine police cordon off the scene of an alleged ‘extra judicial killing’ in Manila, part of President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug campaign. Photo: EPA

‘Barangay captain should fight drugs and crime’: Philippines to arm community leaders as crackdown widens

Interior department said pistols would be provided to the local officials for free, or private purchases subsidised

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Philippine police cordon off the scene of an alleged ‘extra judicial killing’ in Manila, part of President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug campaign. Photo: EPA
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