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Edgar Matobato



Duterte accused of crimes against humanity at International Criminal Court

A Philippines lawyer has filed a complaint against President Duterte and senior officials at the International Criminal Court (ICC) today (Monday, April 24), accusing them of crimes against humanity. Attorney Jude Sabio’s 78-page complaint said that the president “repeatedly, unchangingly and continuously” committed crimes against humanity and that under him,…




Mutineer-turned-lawmaker launches bid to impeach “criminal” Duterte

An opposition lawmaker has filed an impeachment complaint in the Philippine Congress against President Duterte, calling for his removal for “high crimes, betrayal of public trust and abuses of power”. Lower house representative Gary Alejano has accused the president of a long list of impeachable offences, including conflicts of interest,…