Concern on Extra Judicial Killings Imperil Grants and Trade Deals

Interior Secretary Ismael Sueno said that the Philippines has lost $434 million in grants from the Millennium Challenge Corporation, and stands to lose 27 trade agreements with the European Union because of concerns on President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs and extra judicial killings. He alluded to vice president Leni Robredo as one of those who created international noise, saying that it is part of the opposition’s attempt to force…

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