Ukraine has voted to impose martial law following the incident, which marks a serious escalation in tensions between the two countries.
Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert also called the group of migrants "gangbangers."
If we were to sum up Duterte's first 100 days in a few words, it would be "strong political will". That has also translated
Rodrigo Duterte has only been in office a few months in the Philippines but is giving Donald Trump a run for his money as the most bombastic and outrageous political figure on the global media stage.
When former president George W. Bush kicked things off on Monday with a typically smug, heh-heh performance at a Jeb (!) Bush rally in South Carolina, I didn't expect to have the same kind of visceral reaction I used to have to the sound of his voice.
Opposing the rule of Philippines president Ferdinand Marcos, Senator Benigno Aquino returned from exile in the U.S. in August 1983, only to be assassinated upon his arrival in Manila.
In July, the U.S. Army Special Operations Command will begin an expansive military training exercise across several southwestern
How does this kind of mentality take hold of a state of nearly 30 million, at least to the point that the governor himself would take official action?
The success of the political landscape of the Philippines is contigent upon how we can move the populace out of poverty and bring them to the educated middle class with power and decision making.
I am still trying to deconstruct why the Ferguson community's outpouring of grief, loss and anger was met with such an impersonal, aggressive and unrelenting show of militarized police use of force uncharacteristic of peacetime policing.