Philippines

President Duterte’s canceled debate with Carpio not cowardice

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Backing out of debate with retired Supreme Court senior associate justice Antonio Carpio is not tantamount to President Rodrigo Duterte being a coward, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Saturday. This, after the hashtag #DuterteDuwag (Duterte is a coward) trended on Twitter on Friday after … Continue reading