Kill bishops, Filipino president suggests
December 06, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines has escalated his attacks on the country’s Catholic hierarchy, describing bishops as “useless fools.” Duterte told a crowd at the presidential palace: “These bishops that you guys have, kill them.” A spokesman later described the president’s words as hyperbole, saying that the suggestion to kill bishops was not to be taken seriously.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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