Duterte hits critics: ‘They lie, we don’t’

President Duterte urged the people in his televised Monday report not to believe his critics when they speak ill of the administration’s handling of the twin problems of the COVID-19 pandemic and the faltering economy......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarSep 16th, 2020

Joma hits Duterte’s ‘fake charges’ against him, other critics

“The current news splash about the fake Inopacan murder charge is intended by the Duterte regime to draw away public attention from the scandalous release of 2,000 criminals convicted of drug trading, murder, rape and other heinous crimes,” Sison said. The post Joma hits Duterte’s ‘fake charges’ against him, other critics appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsSep 6th, 2019

Duterte hits critics of 3,000 drug deaths, says Hitler killed 3 million Jews

President Duterte lashed out anew at critics of his bloody war on drugs yesterday and said he would be happy to “slaughter” three million drug addicts, citing by way of comparison Nazi leader Adolf Hitler’s killing of three million Jews.....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsSep 30th, 2016

Duterte threatens to withdraw Philippines from UN, hits US

DAVAO, Philippines  — President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to withdraw his country from the United Nations in his latest outburst against critics of his.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2016

Duterte slams critics for ‘weaponizing’ human rights

President Duterte slammed critics for “weaponizing” human rights issues as he defended himself before the United Nations General Assembly in New York yesterday after receiving a backlash for his bloody war on illegal drugs, campaign against criminality and terrorism in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 56 min. ago

Duterte vows to uphold human rights, hits anti-govt ‘interest groups’

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte vowed that the Philippines would continue to protect the rights of its people as he took a swipe at “interest groups” seeking “to discredit the functioning institutions and mechanisms of a democratic country and a popularly elected government”. Duterte renewed this commitment during his speech at a high-level general debate at the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020

Duterte slams Robredo, critics of pandemic response

Damned if you do, damned if you don’t......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Duterte blasts Robredo, critics of crisis response

Duterte blasts Robredo, critics of crisis response.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Duterte defends Manila Bay Sands; slams Leni, other critics

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday defended the Manila Bay Sands project that covered a portion of the baywalk with crushed dolomite to make it look like a white sand beach......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 21st, 2020

Duterte hits Western vaccine firms asking for reservation fee

President Rodrigo Duterte has criticized Western pharmaceutical firms that have been asking for a "reservation fee" to ensure the Philippines gets a supply of their vaccine once it is commercially available......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 14th, 2020

Drug suspect missing for over 2 years

Cerbito is among the countless victims of the Duterte administration's "war against illegal drugs," which only targeted the poor, according to its critics. The post Drug suspect missing for over 2 years appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsAug 30th, 2020

DFA-DND tandem hits China’s antics

While President Duterte was in “perpetual isolation” in Davao, his foreign affairs and national defense secretaries in Manila took turns lambasting China’s preposterous claims related to its squatting on Philippine territory......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 25th, 2020

Raps eyed vs ‘rev gov’ proponents

MANILA, Philippines — A day after a group of Duterte supporters urged the public to join a coalition for a revolutionary government and charter change, critics and supporters of the President blasted the idea as illegal with Sen. Joel Villanueva urging the government to criminally charge the proponents. A supporter of the administration, Villanueva said […] The post Raps eyed vs ‘rev gov’ proponents appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 24th, 2020

LGUs approve over 75% of telco tower application after Duterte hits sluggish process

Local government units have scrambled to approve permits for cellular towers after President Rodrigo Duterte criticized their bureacratic process......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 11th, 2020

‘Duterte continues to respect press freedom’

The Duterte administration continues to respect the freedom of speech and freedom of the press, according to a Palace official, adding that no libel cases have been filed by the President against his critics......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2020

Duterte slams critics, chides frontliners

For airing their grievances in public, doctors and health workers were chided on Sunday by President Duterte, who accused them of trying to “demean” the government......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020

20 million poorest Pinoys to get free COVID-19 vaccine

President Duterte unveiled yesterday a P20-billion plan to provide free vaccines for at least 20 million poor Filipinos who would be prioritized once the vaccine becomes available, he hopes by yearend, even as he chided critics who claim that his administration has no credible roadmap to address the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 31st, 2020

Palace to critics: Are you deaf to the drift?

Malacañang on Tuesday defended President Duterte’s plan against COVID-19 after critics said no concrete and detailed battle plans were mentioned in his fifth State-of- the-Nation Address (SONA) while waiting for a vaccine to be available......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 29th, 2020

Palace tells critics: Are you deaf?

Malacañang yesterday disputed claims that President Duterte had failed to discuss a concrete pandemic recovery plan in his fifth State of the Nation Address, saying those who hold such a view may be “deaf.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 28th, 2020

Palace hits opposition for criticizing govt s pandemic response

Malacañang Tuesday lashed back at critics of the government's pandemic response as it maintained that the number of infections in the country is not yet alarming......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 28th, 2020

'SONA2020 | Netizens dismayed at Duterte’s lack of concrete plan on COVID-19 crisis

Many netizens said that they only wasted almost two hours of their time listening to Duterte’s speech which they described as nothing but an attack on his critics and defense of China. The post #SONA2020 | Netizens dismayed at Duterte’s lack of concrete plan on COVID-19 crisis appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJul 28th, 2020