In The Philippines, Dealing With Drugs Could Be A Death Sentence
More than 700 people have reportedly been killed as part of a drug crackdown since Rodrigo Duterte won the presidential election in May.By Jake Godin | August 3, 2016
The Philippines is solving its drug problem — by killing people.
More than 700 suspected drug users or dealers have been killed in the Philippines — and that's just in the past three months.
"Feel free to call us the police, or do it yourself if you have the gun. You have my support," Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said during a Thanksgiving party in June.