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Philippines’ President Says His New “Death Squad” Will Target Communist Rebels

Source: SBS News Rights groups have raised fears after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced plans to create a “death squad” targeting suspected communist rebels, saying it would worsen the “calamity” triggered by his deadly drug war. The Philippines’ 50-year fight against communist militants, one of Asia’s oldest insurgencies, long pre-dates…