VIDEO: Give due process to Chinese drug lords - Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday, October 14, said the Chinese should not be immediately blamed for the presence of illegal drugs in the Philippines. "There has to be a thorough investigation before we start to blame mostly Chinese," he said during a speech at the launch of former president Fidel Ramos' book Prosper Thy Neighbor. Duterte added that the "dope situation" in Southeast Asia is being run by an Asian triad.

SOURCE: Duterte: Thorough probe first before blaming Chinese for drugs in PH; Published 9:05 PM, October 14, 2018; Updated 9:19 PM, October 14, 2018;

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