ICC temporarily suspends Duterte's 'war on drugs' probe

T TV Saturday 20/November/2021 22:48 PM
By: Times News Services

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has temporarily suspended its investigation into suspected rights abuses committed under Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign on illegal drugs.

Philippine Ambassador Eduardo Malaya requested a deferral of the probe, adding that the Philippine government was investigating the alleged abuses, according to court documents.