MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to kill at least six major drug suspects in Cagayan province before his term ends as part of his bloodier war on narcotics. ADVERTISEMENT“You are a major, major problem. The drug suspects operated not only in Cagayan but also in Baguio and Mountain Province, the President said. Situation underestimatedSaying he would not allow the country to become a “failed state,” the President vowed in February to wage a “bloodier” war on drugs until 2022. On Tuesday, he admitted that he underestimated the situation when he promised in 2016 to end the drug problem in six months.
Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer April 17, 2019 20:26 UTC