Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP

Coronavirus a ‘test of competence’ for Philippine government, says Duterte critic Maria Ressa

  • Duterte’s administration is dividing society by ‘demonising’ journalists and opposition politicians instead of focusing on containing Covid-19, Ressa says
  • The Philippines has the highest number of coronavirus infections in Southeast Asia, with cases approaching 140,000

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa. Photo: Rappler/AFP
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