Human rights groups say there may have been up to 27,000 extrajudicial killings during the presidency of Rodrigo Duterte, pictured here in 2018. Photo: Xinhua
Human rights groups say there may have been up to 27,000 extrajudicial killings during the presidency of Rodrigo Duterte, pictured here in 2018. Photo: Xinhua

Philippines: ‘Bloody Sunday’ killings show Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal presidency isn’t letting up in his last full year

  • Police and soldiers raided the homes and offices of nine activists over the weekend, shooting nine dead and arresting six
  • Human rights experts say incident follows pattern of bloody deaths and abuses of authority throughout president’s administration, which ends in June next year

Human rights groups say there may have been up to 27,000 extrajudicial killings during the presidency of Rodrigo Duterte, pictured here in 2018. Photo: Xinhua
Human rights groups say there may have been up to 27,000 extrajudicial killings during the presidency of Rodrigo Duterte, pictured here in 2018. Photo: Xinhua
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