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Duterte launches new verbal attack on Church leaders

July 11, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Just two days after meeting with the president of the Filipino bishops’ conference in a bid to ease tensions, President Rodrigo Duterte loosed another rhetorical barrage on religious leaders, saying that he would “kill” anyone who used religion as a political weapon against him. Duterte made a point of saying that “I did not mention any religion,” apparently to avoid a conflict with the country’s Catholic majority.

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