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The enemy is drugs, not humans

LISTENING EXERCISE. Vice President Leni Robredo leads his first meeting as co-chair of the Intergovernmental Committee on Illegal Drugs on November 8, 2019. Photo by Vice President MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo entered the hall where the active and retired military and police generals who have driven the government's war on drugs was waiting to get her as …

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Pinay snubbed NAIA for smuggling Pab.8.8 M shabu

A total of 6 kilos of shabu was seized from the luggage of the Filipina passenger who arrived at Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 from Siem Reap, Cambodia on Friday, November 8, 2019. Photo courtesy of the Public Information Office of the Bureau of Customs MANILA – A Filipina passenger was arrested for attempting to smuggle 6 kilos of …

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State rights are protected in MOU with China, says Carpio

MANILA – Retired Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio believes China will follow the arbitration in the South China Sea with the Memorandum of Understanding it signed with the Philippines on joint oil and gas exploration. "Yes, I think so, and to quote Secretary Teddyboy Locsin: 'We're almost there,'" Carpio said in a speech he gave at the University of the …

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ANC card: Robredo starts working on drug war

Whether we believe that she is ready or not, Vice President Leni Robredo surrenders to work on the war on drugs. Here are the stories that make the headlines about the ANC today: Does not look to the next election Vice President Leni Robredo said she would not have accepted the offer in the government's war on drugs if she …

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PAGASA: Severe tropical storm Quiel can be intensified to typhoon

PAGASA satellite imagery MANILA (2nd UPDATE) – The tropical storm Quiel has maintained its strength while remaining almost stationary Thursday evening, the state weather agency said. In his 11 p.m. The weather bulletin, Quiel, was discovered 375 kilometers west-northwest of Coron, Palawan, while packing maximum sustained winds of 110 kilometers per hour (km / h) with 135 km / h …

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4.2-magnitude quake rocks Surigao del Norte

MANILA – A 4.2 magnitude earthquake jolted Surigao del Norte province Thursday night, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. There were no immediate reports of damage. The tectonic tremor occurred at a depth of 15 kilometers around 8:50 pm 16 kilometers northeast of General Luna town. Instrumental intensity I was recorded in Surigao City. The Phivolcs said …

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No "deadly murders" in Leni-led drug war: spokesman

Vice President Leni Robredo greets officers and staff of the 2nd Infantry Division (2ID) during his visit to Camp Capinpin in Tanay, Rizal on Thursday. VP Leni was welcomed by 2ID, led by BGen. Arnulfo Marcelo Burgos Jr., commander of 2ID, and BGen. Marceliano Teofilo, 203rd Brigade Commander. Jay Ganzon, OVP MANILA – Vice President Leni Robredo is back in …

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