Dec 172016
 


The article below were attributed to a viral internet post by Mark Lopez (We make no claim to copyright)


Since July 1, the PNP has implemented ‘Oplan Tokhang’ and ‘Oplan Double Barrel’ as its ground components of the Duterte Administration’s campaign against drug abuse.

In 6 months, here are the numbers:

5,128,569 houses were visited.
38,193 raids or operations conducted,

Total number of drug users/pushers/gang members involved at 951,278 or about a MILLION drug-addled Filipinos.

Broken down further, the numbers are:

908,244 who SURRENDERED VOLUNTARILY
40,932 who were ARRESTED and are ALIVE
2,102 who were KILLED.

Repeat, out of the … Read the rest

 December 17, 2016  Posted by at 8:09 pm Philippines, Political Tagged with: , ,  No Responses »
Sep 162016
 

“JLS – Reporting from overseas”

 

Unless you turn off the TV, close your internet account, it’s nearly impossible as a foreigner living in the Philippines not to be exposed to this conversation. I was going to use the word debate, however it’s really not a debate at all.

In a very clever move by someone who herself is being questioned for her involvement in the drug trade, Leila de Lima was given the go ahead to investigate “present or current” extra judicial killings, however she has turned this into a review of an already investigated review of the … Read the rest