Rodrigo Duterte’s Drug War. Jennelyn Olaires weeps beside her slain husband who was shot in vigilante-like killings.
New Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared a bloody war against drugs and extra-judicial killings became an international controversy. Since Duterte took office last July, there were already over 6000 deaths related to ‘war on drugs’. Over a million pushers and users have surrendered and several billions worth of drugs were seized.