The Philippines said on Wednesday it is withdrawing from the International Criminal Court (ICC) due to what President Rodrigo Duterte called "outrageous" attacks by U.N. officials and violations of due process by the ICC.
Shortly before leaving for South Korea, the President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, tells the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers Diego Garcia Sayan that "he can go to hell". 2018-06-2 (Context: Foreign relations of the Philippines, President, Rodrigo Duterte, United Nations)
An unidentified attacker fatally shoots Benjamin Ramos, a Philippines lawyer opposing President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, in Kabankalan. 2018-11-7 (Context: Philippine, President, Rodrigo Duterte)
The Philippines immigration authority has ordered the deportation and blacklisting of an Australian nun who was investigated, under instruction from President Rodrigo Duterte, for her political activism. 2018-07-21 (Context: Philippine, President, Rodrigo Duterte)
The Supreme Court of the Philippines says President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte can declare martial law in the whole Philippines. Two days prior, the Supreme Court had 2017-07-6 (Context: Philippine, President, Rodrigo Duterte)
A Filipino lawyer files a complaint of "mass murder and crimes against humanity" against Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte and eleven other officials at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands. 2017-04-24 (Context: International Criminal Court, Philippine, Rodrigo Duterte)