“My orders to the police and military ... if there is trouble and there’s an occasion that they fight back and your lives are in danger, shoot them dead," the president said. “Is that understood? Dead. Instead of causing trouble, I will bury you.” "It is getting worse," Duterte said of the coronavir

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