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President Ferdinand Marcos Jr

March 28, 2023

Philippines cuts ties with ICC over drugs war investigation

The Philippines has cut off communication with the International Criminal Court after it refused to suspend an investigation into the war on drugs.

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November 3, 2022

Philippines flooding death toll rises to 150

The Philippine archipelago is hit by an average of 20 tropical cyclones each year.

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October 31, 2022

98 dead, 63 missing in floods, landslides in Philippines

The death toll from floods and landslides caused by a tropical storm in the Philippines has hit 98, with 63 persons still missing, the national disaster agency said.

October 19, 2022

Killer of journalist Mabasa surrenders to police

Mr Estorial said he and two other persons – still at large – were approached by an unnamed person to kill the journalist.

Joel Estorial and Percival Mabasa
October 4, 2022

Assailants gun down popular Philippine journalist known for criticising president

Percival Mabasa was inside his car, in front of his Las Pinas home, when he was killed by two assailants on a motorcycle.

Percival Mabasa