Philippines

Jake Johnson, staff writer
The report came as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was in Manila meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who bragged to a state news agency that the U.S. and Australia have "considerably toned down" their criticism of his human rights record.
News that the Trump administration is gearing up to expand the global war on terror into its eighth country, the Philippines, arrived on Monday shortly after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was pictured smiling and glad-handing with President Rodrigo Duterte, the nation's controversial leader who has been condemned as a serial human rights...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
President Donald Trump told Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte that he was "...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
First daughter and assistant to the president Ivanka Trump on an advertisement for a new $150 million, 57-story Trump luxury residential tower in Manila, Philippines. (Photo: Getty)
Human rights experts are up in arms over President Donald Trump's embrace of...