‘I will not listen to others’: Duterte vows to ignore Supreme Court on declaring martial law

Published: 28/05/2017
‘I will not listen to others’: Duterte vows to ignore Supreme Court on declaring martial law
Source: WWW.SCMP.COM

Philippine President Rodrigo ­Duterte has indicated he will ­ignore the Supreme Court and congress as he enforces martial law across the southern third of the country, despite the constitution giving them oversight. Duterte last week imposed martial law in the Mindanao region, home t­o 20 million people, following deadly clashes in ­Marawi City ­involving militants he said were

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