Shoot me, don’t jail me, Duterte tells Hague court prosecutor

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Philippine President Rodrigo  Duterte  on Friday told the International Criminal Court (ICC) to go ahead and investigate him for crimes against humanity, and said he would prefer to face a firing squad than be jailed.

However, the firebrand leader notorious for his defiance of international pressure questioned whether the ICC had jurisdiction to indict him over the deaths of thousands of Filipinos in his war on drugs.

He denied ever giving an order to police to kill drug suspects.

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said on Thursday the preliminary examination into...


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Shoot me, don’t jail me, Duterte tells Hague court prosecutor


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