Duterte’s threat to ex­pel diplo­mats

The Daily Telegraph - - World news -

The pres­i­dent of the Philip­pines yes­ter­day threat­ened to ex­pel Euro­pean am­bas­sadors within 24 hours, ac­cus­ing their gov­ern­ments of plot­ting to have Manila ex­pelled from the UN.

Ro­drigo Duterte said in a speech that he would not tol­er­ate Euro­pean crit­i­cism of his drug war, which has seen po­lice kill at least 3,850 peo­ple since he took of­fice 15 months ago.

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