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Philippine's President Rodrigo Duterte declared he is ready to eat terrorists alive

Philippine's President Rodrigo Duterte, who won presidency in May last year on a promise to battle illegal drugs, corruption and terrorism ,expressed Sunday his strong determination against terrorists. He warned that he could be "50 times" more brutal than Muslim militants who stage beheadings and even said he could "eat" the extremists if they're captured alive by troops.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Asia

Dozens killed in a bus accident in Philippines

45 passengers were rescued after a bus apparently lost its brakes and plunged into a deep ravine in a northern Philippine mountain town, Tuesday. Another 24 people were died in the accident. The wreckage was located in Nueva Ecija province's Carranglan town, disaster-response officer Mark Raymond Cano told to the media. Many of the passengers had serious injuries and were taken to a hospital, he said.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Asia

Food stalls will be banned on the streets of the Thailand’s capital

If the governmental goal will be achieved in Thailand, all street food stalls will be cleared from Bangkok's roads by the end of the year in a bid to bring order and hygiene to the Thai capital's streets. "The street vendors have seized the pavement space for too long and we already provide them with space to sell food and other products legally in the market, so there will be no let-up in this operation," a national newspaper in that country explained.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Asia

At least 39 people were killed in a car bomb explosion south of Aleppo

At least 39 people have been killed Saturday when a car bomb has exploded near buses carrying Syrians evacuated from towns besieged by rebels in northern Syria. The explosion hit an evacuation point south of Aleppo city where dozens of buses have been parked for over 30 hours.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Asia

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