Philippines’ Duterte wins extra year of martial law powers

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte won martial law powers across the southern third of the country for one more year on Wednesday to combat Islamic militants and leftist rebels, as Congress brushed aside fears of a looming dictatorship. Duterte’s request to extend martial law in the Mindanao region until December 31 next year and detainRead More

More Headlines

Follow worldbiztoday on Twitter

US Stocks