Relative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: APRelative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: AP
Relative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: AP

Philippines faces call for UN investigation into killings from Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs

  • Philippines government has insisted the more than 5,000 suspected drug dealers killed all put up a fight
  • However, activists say that at least 27,000 have been killed, including the latest victim, a three-year-old child

Topic |   The Philippines
Relative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: APRelative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: AP
Relative of a victim in President Rodrigo Duterte's so-called war on drugs reacts during a church service in Manila. Photo: AP
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