Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government insists the ICC does not have jurisdiction in the country. Photo: AFP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government insists the ICC does not have jurisdiction in the country. Photo: AFP

Philippines will not cooperate with ICC ‘war on drugs’ probe, Duterte lawyer says

  • The International Criminal Court has authorised a full investigation into possible crimes against humanity during the anti-narcotics campaign
  • But President Rodrigo Duterte’s government said the ICC does not have jurisdiction in the country after he pulled out of The Hague-based court

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government insists the ICC does not have jurisdiction in the country. Photo: AFP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government insists the ICC does not have jurisdiction in the country. Photo: AFP
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