The Associated Press TRUMP: President Donald Trump speaks with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Sunday at an ASEAN Summit dinner at the SMX Convention Center in Manila, Philippines.

The Associated Press TRUMP: President Donald Trump speaks with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Sunday at an ASEAN Summit dinner at the SMX Convention Center in Manila, Philippines.

Trump unlikely to rebuke Duterte for drug war killings

By JONATHAN LEMIRE The Associated Press
This article was published November 13, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

MANILA, Philippines -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has sanctioned a bloody drug war that features extrajudicial killing. He called Barack Obama a "son of a w - - - -." This week, he boasted that he murdered a man with his own hands.

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