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‘Philippine president Duterte killed employee Justice’

‘Philippine president Duterte killed employee Justice’

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The Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte would be in 1993, an employee of the ministry of Justice have shot. In addition, he would have commissioned to more than a thousand murders.

That has a former employee of the president declared against the Senate, that extrajudicial killings are investigating. Edgar Matobato has admitted that he was previously part of a doodseskader that worked for Duterte when he was still serving as mayor of the city of Davao.

In a period of 25 years would be Duterte more than a thousand political rivals and criminals out of the way to clean up, reports the BBC. The victims were according to Matobato dumped into the sea or burned. In one case, a corpse of a crocodile being fed.

According to Matobato took the moordperiode from 1988 to 2013. When the group tried to leave, tried his colleagues to kill him.

Vigilante

The 57-year-old Matobato was part of the Davao Death Squad, a notorious vigilante who mainly dealt with the killing of the drug dealers, rapists, and other criminals.

According to Matobato were Dutertes political rivals also target. So were four bodyguards of a competitor for the burgemeesterspositie killed. This group had a member of Justice at the time was injured. “Mayor Duterte was the one who made him finally finished,” said Matobato. “He emptied two Uzi-warehouses on him.”

Research to Duterte

Edgar Matobato claims in order for the Philippine president Duterte to have murdered.
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Since the arrival of Duterte, there are already more than three thousand drug dealers and users were killed.
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The research is headed by Leila de Lima, a firm critic of Duterte. The president accuses De Lima, in turn, links with the drug trafficking.
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A student demonstrates against the strict policy of Duterte.
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The Senate is investigating extra-judicial killings. In a period of 25 years would be Duterte more than a thousand political rivals and criminals out of the way to clean up.
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Crocodile

A spokesman for Duterte has the allegations Thursday contradicted. According to him, is the existence of the Davao Death Squad have never been proven. Duterte himself has not yet responded.

In may of this year won Duterte for the presidential elections of the Philippines. Matobato says that he has since the getuigenbeschermingsprogramma has left and is in hiding because he fears that the government him will not protect.

The research is headed by Leila de Lima, a fierce critic of Duterte. The president accuses De Lima, in turn, links with the drug trafficking.

Crime rates

In 1983 trad Duterte as mayor of Davao. This he continued until 2016, with the exception of the years 2010-2013. When he fulfilled the function of vice mayor. Under his leadership plummeted the crime rate in the city.

One of his election promises this year was that trick at the national level to repeat. Since taking office at the end of June there have been more than three thousand drug dealers and users were killed.

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