President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he hoped to satisfy "bleeding hearts" by easing out the police and giving thePhilippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) the sole task to lead his war on drugs.
"O, diyan tayo. Walang patay so walang encounter 'yan. So better for the bleeding hearts and the media, I hope I will satisfy you," Duterte said in a speech in Malacaang.
"So kung ang PDEA konti lang ang patay o 'di konti lang rin mamatay doon sa kabila. Isa lang. Wounded-in-action, dalawa. This is better or 'betterer,' do you say?" he added.
The President's remarks came after he signedin October a memorandu...
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