The President Stands on His Strong Will Amidst ICC Investigations
President Duterte demanded he would prefer to be dead than submit to examination by the International Criminal Court (ICC) over supposed common freedoms infringement related with his conflict on drugs.
Last June, then, at that point ICC examiner Fatou Bensouda mentioned an out and out investigation into the supposed violations against humankind under Duterte’s medication war. Whenever allowed, examinations about the Philippines will be done by Bensouda’s replacement, Karim Khan.
In excess of 6,000 individuals have been killed in enemies of opiates tasks led by police since July 2016, as indicated by government information. In any case, basic liberties bunches said the number could be triple that.
In 2019, Duterte pulled out the Philippines from the ICC after it dispatched a fundamental test into the organization’s medication war. The President lashed out at pundits of his conflict on drugs, saying Filipinos and the country profited with it while placing his and his family’s lives at serious risk.