Daily Court Reporter - News IBAHRI urges President Duterte to ensure due process of law in the Philippines
IBAHRI urges President Duterte to ensure due process of law in the Philippines
The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) condemns the extrajudicial killings associated with the Philippines’ President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘war on drugs’ and urges him to ensure due process of law and protect the human rights of all in the Philippines. Further, amid reports of threatening remarks by the President to shoot human rights officials and kill judges and lawyers, whom he perceives to be conspiring with drug offenders, the IBAHRI calls for President Duterte to respect and uphold the independence of the legal profession.
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Date Published: September 26, 2017