Rody promises zero drugs in PH by 2022

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday vowed to gift the nation with a “drug-free community” before he steps down in 2022. In a speech on the 85th anniversary of the Department of Labor and Employment on Thursday, the President lamented how families became dysfunctional when a member turned to drugs.

SOURCE: PH will be drug-free when I step down in 2022—Duterte By: Christine O. Avendaño - @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:15 AM December 07, 2018. Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook
The "Philippine Drug War", or "War on Drugs", refers to the drug policy of the Philippine government under President Rodrigo Duterte, who assumed office on June 30, 2016. According to Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa, the policy is aimed at "the neutralization [ie., killing] of illegal drug personalities nationwide". Duterte has urged members of the public to kill suspected criminals and drug addicts. Research by media organizations and human rights groups has shown that police routinely execute unarmed drug suspects and then plant guns and drugs as evidence. Philippine authorities have denied misconduct by police.

SOURCE: Philippine Drug War. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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