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× Questions linger as glowing PNP data show Duterte right in brutal tack vs crime

MANILA, Philippines---At a campaign rally in April 2016 in Cainta, a town in Rizal province near the Philippine capital Manila, then presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte used two words to describe how he would fight crime---suppress and stop.


"I cannot really stop as in stop (crime)," he said then referring to crimes. "For as long as there is society, there are men and women and children…