Philippines Kills Impeachment Complaint Against Rodrigo Duterte

The complaint, which accuses the president of mass murder, was declared insufficient by the Justice Committee of the House of Representatives, which is controlled by Duterte backers. Source: World

Duterte Aide Bristles at Times Article, Calling It a ‘Hack Job’

A spokesman for President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines said a New York Times profile unfairly tracked Mr. Duterte’s rise to power. Source: World

Muslim Militants in Philippines Free Hostages Grabbed at Sea

At least 27 hostages, many of them foreign crewmen, reportedly remain in the hands of different Abu Sayyaf factions. Source: World