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Who let the villains out? Philippines crime-busting president red-faced

Written by Reuters | Source: Reuters | September 11, 2019 04:20 AM

MANILA (Reuters) - The early release of hundreds of convicted rapists, murderers and drug criminals has acutely embarrassed Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, with his justice minister saying they were ineligible to be freed because of the severity of their crimes.

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