Duterte said in a speech to business executives at the presidential palace Monday that he used to hunt down criminals himself to set an example.
Senator Leila de Lima called the comments a "betrayal of public trust" and said his behavior "constitutes high crimes because mass murders certainly fall into the category of high crimes".
"In Davao, I used to do it personally, ' Mr. Duterte said, CNN reported Wednesday".
"When he knew it, he made me stop and he said, 'The first thing you would lose is your cognitive ability'".
More than 2,000 people have been killed in police anti-drug operations since Duterte became president in July.
She noted Duterte's statement Wednesday that he would not abandon the police allegedly involved in the November 5 killing of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. because it was his order to shoot those who would resist arrest. "President Duterte should be fulfilling his obligations by ordering investigations into these killings and bringing those responsible to justice, not claiming a part in them". "And high crimes is a ground for impeachment under the constitution".
Unicredit to cut 14000 jobs The bank's shares rose sharply on news of its plans, and traded more than 10% higher in afternoon trading in Italy. It would also help boost the bank's core capital ratio to above 12.5 per cent in 2019.
"When he says that, he's opening himself up, isn't he? He said it, so the legal way is to go ahead and impeach him", the Senator said in reference to Duterte's remarks.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said De Lima or any person can file an impeachment complaint against the President any time.
Often masked assailants break into shanty homes and kill people who have been tagged as drug traffickers or drug users. "And we had expected that he would but we were there not to listen to that", Wallace told Reuters by phone.
"The president always resorts to hyperbole, he always exaggerates just to put his message across", Aguirre told reporters.
Even if that were true, Aquirre said it did not necessarily mean that he violated the law.
Before his departure from Manila, Duterte said his trip to the Philippines' neighbours - he will go to Singapore after Cambodia - is in preparation for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit meeting which the Philippines will host late next year.
With the last update to the demo having been rolled out over the weekend, the mystery of the item has now been solved. Now gamers who own an Xbox One may have the opportunity to get a taste of the new game prior to its release.
Steph Curry and Draymond Green led the first half charge for the Warriors. "Just thought I'd throw that in there", Kerr said. It s human nature to play down to the level of the competition, especially on the road against a team missing four starters.
No damages or injuries have been reported from the natural disaster aside from light shaking felt by communities along the coast. Eberhart said he felt the quake while he was getting ready for his shift Thursday morning. "The radio is quiet", he said.
Meredith's catch and run for 27 yards to the Detroit 16 was called back on a holding penalty on left tackle Charles Leno. One of the early afternoon kickoffs will be between the Chicago Bears (3-9) and the Detroit Lions (8-4).
Zinke has called himself a Roosevelt conservationist, and we will hold him to everything that definition entails", Sybert said. Zinke, a Republican, was flying back to Whitefish, Montana, on Tuesday afternoon and could not be reached for comment.
Leonardo DiCaprio, who appeared on the final season of the show, shared a sweet tribute on Facebook as well. The actor's career rebounded quickly when he was cast in the popular comedy "Growing Pains".
I said, 'If anybody feels like they're going to lose it, please wait in the hall because I've got to be happy and jovial. Hard to do when your family members are just- they're in a bad way right now, you know. "The telephone rang.
TheStreet upgraded shares of Coca-Cola Enterprises from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, September 22nd. Finally, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. boosted its position in shares of Coca-Cola by 0.7% in the second quarter.
The 29-year-old has previously spoken about how she often feels "judged for the littlest things" as a mum in the spotlight . Her snappy reply received 123,000 thousand likes in two hours, showing that her real fans were behind her - in force.
"The three were working together to plot and facilitate attacks against Western targets at the time of the strike", Cook said . They were riding together in a vehicle at the time of the drone strike, Pentagon spokesman Navy Captain Jeff Davis said.
People play with virtual reality headgear " Gear VR " of Oculus during the Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, a suburb of Tokyo. The new group will be focusing on hardware and software standards, as well as promoting the VR industry as a whole.
Bill Gates suggested Tuesday that there is a bit in common between how President-elect Donald Trump and President John F. He didn't speak to reporters on his way in, but Gates did address them as he exited his meeting with Trump.
At the end of the day, our presidential election system is a brilliant concept, one that will continue to stand the test of time. This program found over 1 million such voters, although it was so riddled with problems that many states stopped using it.
Some users report issues when using Adobe apps, others have had graphics troubles when syncing images in Apple's own Photos app. He had previously run the battery down in under 3 hours after just browsing the web without watching any videos.
The blast came two hours after the end of a match between Besiktas and Bursaspor, among two of Turkey's top teams. He says the attack targeted a riot police bus, which he earlier announced had wounded almost 20 police officers.
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USPS said customers who believe they may have had packages on the truck should track their items on the USPS website . Firefighters arrived at the scene soon after the fire began and extinguished the flames within minutes.
A North Korean police officer waves to runners before during the Pyongyang Marathon in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 12, 2015. "The incoming US administration should show commitment to giving up its hostile policy toward North Korea".
The state government said it was initiating an investigation into the collapse to see if building standards were compromised. Youth leader Edikan Peters said many other victims are in private mortuaries scattered all over the city of Uyo.
Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson have reportedly spend time together as they mourn over the death of Johannah Deakin . Amidst a standing ovation, judge Simon Cowell took the moment to reveal his support and adoration for the performer.
Higher bond yields helped send financial firms higher since higher interest rates will make lending money more profitable. Since the 8 November election, the Dow has risen more than 5%, the S&P 500 3.5%, and the Nasdaq nearly 3%.
I mean, I feel like that would, I'd pay to watch that film". "It's very much the kind of movie they've been looking for". During our Star Wars celebration, Spaceship Earth will be transformed into the Death Star through digital projections.
A recent Bloomberg poll found that 67% of Americans think Trump should choose between being a businessman and president. That report was followed the release of an " Access Hollywood " audio tape with graphic Trump comments.
The deal was possible "only thanks to your personal contribution", Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin told Putin on Russian television. The two buyers formed a joint consortium, in which both of them hold a 50 percent stake, to buy the Rosneft share package.