Killing complaint casts a pall over Duterte’s summit

A criminal petition filed against the Philippine leader at The Hague's International Criminal Court will internationalize scrutiny of his lethal drug war and distract attention at a high-level Asean meeting under way in Manila

April 28, 2017 3:09 PM (UTC+8)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte tries on a military hat given to him during the 120th anniversary of the founding of the Philippine Army in Metro Manila on April 4, 2017. Photo: Reuters
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte tries on a military hat given to him during the 120th anniversary of the founding of the Philippine Army in Metro Manila on April 4, 2017. Photo: Reuters