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Daily Record
Rogue cop who sparked terror alert by making hoax 999 call is jailed for 9 yearsinquiries into the supposed terror plot. During the 24-hour alert, which only
Rogue cop who sparked terror alert by making hoax 999 call is jailed for 9 years
Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
inquiries into the supposed terror plot. During the 24-hour alert, which only ended with the arrest of an innocent man, armed police units were deployed to the home of an off-duty officer who did not answer an emergency roll-call. Attorney... Read more
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International Business Times
Sentence increased for cop who triggered nationwide security alert with hoax 999 callsafety steps, including telling all officers to ring in when they safely return
Sentence increased for cop who triggered nationwide security alert with hoax 999 call
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
safety steps, including telling all officers to ring in when they safely returned home after finishing their shift. Armed police were also deployed to the home of an off-duty officer who did not answer an emergency roll-call during the... Read more
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birminghammail
Updates from Kenichi Phillips murder trial - two men accusedwas later analysed and it was found at the time he had been probably under the
Updates from Kenichi Phillips murder trial - two men accused
birminghammail / Posted 2 hours ago
was later analysed and it was found at the time he had been probably under the influence of cannabis, said Mr Khalil. Armed police arrived and secured the area.There was a line of blood going away from the car, which still had its engine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bringing Positive Change to Africapolice reform. The ISS substantially strengthened the regulatory body that prev
Bringing Positive Change to Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
police reform. The ISS substantially strengthened the regulatory body that prevents abuse of power by a large and heavily armed police force. We shaped the legislation that established an independent police investigative directorate, which today... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
One in custody, three hurt at elementary school shootingto the school. Veteran Townville volunteer firefighter Jamie Brock subdued the
One in custody, three hurt at elementary school shooting
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 hours ago
to the school. Veteran Townville volunteer firefighter Jamie Brock subdued the teen outside the school and held him until armed police officers could arrive on the scene, officials said. The initial call came from a teacher at the school... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man remanded on father murder chargein the wake of the incident and was taken to hospital before being brought into
Man remanded on father murder charge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
in the wake of the incident and was taken to hospital before being brought into police custody. He was also taken under armed police guard for psychiatric assessment at Belfast's Mater Hospital, the court was told. As a result of his condition,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Woman who gave police false alibi breaks down in court as she's locked uppolice time and resources.” Garnett, 25, of Vincent Street, Old Swan, is await
Woman who gave police false alibi breaks down in court as she's locked up
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 hours ago
police time and resources.” Garnett, 25, of Vincent Street, Old Swan, is awaiting sentence over this incident and an armed police chase on October 18 last year. He and Michael Byrne, 25, of Hanwell Street, Anfield, have admitted dangerous... Read more
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Daily Mail
Father killed by elementary school shooterstudents at the school were evacuated by bus to nearby Oakdale Baptist Church w
Father killed by elementary school shooter
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
students at the school were evacuated by bus to nearby Oakdale Baptist Church where they were reunited with their parents. Armed police officers escorted the children on the bus ride. Parents were informed about the shooting by a reverse phone... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Dramatic scenes in Anfield this morningArmed police surrounded Officers descended on the property in Richmond Park ju
Dramatic scenes in Anfield this morning
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
Armed police surrounded Officers descended on the property in Richmond Park just after 9am and contained the house. They were called after a man was spotted brandishing a knife by his living room window. The man was Tasered for his own safety,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Armed police called to street after men carrying knife and 'handgun' seen arguingA MANHUNT is continuing after two men were seeing carrying a knife and a handgu
Armed police called to street after men carrying knife and 'handgun' seen arguing
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
A MANHUNT is continuing after two men were seeing carrying a knife and a handgun whilst arguing in a Padiham street. Armed police and police dogs were sent to the incident which happened in Peel Street at around 7.30pm on Monday. When police... Read more
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The Courier
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie appears in court, bandaged, with bullet in neckto his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from t
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie appears in court, bandaged, with bullet in neck
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
to his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from the Echo anti-bikie taskforce and heavily-armed police at a house in Epping. The raid came less than a week after he was shot twice through the windscreen of his car... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Intesify Security As Armed Detectives Comb Ex-Ras Officehere yesterday morning as former Kagera Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS)
Police Intesify Security As Armed Detectives Comb Ex-Ras Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
here yesterday morning as former Kagera Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS) Amantius Msole was led to his office under armed police detectives. The detectives spent almost three hours combing the office for vital clues before whisking the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie appears in court, bandaged, with bullet in neckto his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from t
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie appears in court, bandaged, with bullet in neck
The Border Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
to his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from the Echo anti-bikie taskforce and heavily-armed police at a house in Epping. The raid came less than a week after he was shot twice through the windscreen of his car... Read more
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The Age
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie charged over brothel brawlto his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from t
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie charged over brothel brawl
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
to his shooting. On Wednesday, Nabil Maghnie was arrested by detectives from the Echo anti-bikie taskforce and heavily-armed police at a house in Epping. A court has heard that Nabil Maghnie is unable to help police with their inquiries over... Read more
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First Coast News
One in custody, three hurt at elementary school shootingto the school. Veteran Townville volunteer firefighter Jamie Brock subdued the
One in custody, three hurt at elementary school shooting
First Coast News / Posted 15 hours ago
to the school. Veteran Townville volunteer firefighter Jamie Brock subdued the teen outside the school and held him until armed police officers could arrive on the scene, officials said. The initial call came from a teacher at the school... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michelle Keegan on her phone in the bath on Our Girl made for some nervous viewingin the bath❌ The episode was already pretty tense but a phone in the bath almo
Michelle Keegan on her phone in the bath on Our Girl made for some nervous viewing
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
in the bath❌ The episode was already pretty tense but a phone in the bath almost pushed Twitter users over the edge. Armed police on the streets? Nope. Bomb on a bus? Nope. Explosion in a busy city centre? Nope. iPhone in the bath?... Read more
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Orange County Register
3 injured in shooting at elementary school in South Carolina, police sayto the building and milling about in the parking lot, some looking intently at
3 injured in shooting at elementary school in South Carolina, police say
Orange County Register / Posted 21 hours ago
to the building and milling about in the parking lot, some looking intently at their phones. At one point, a group of armed police officers could be seen moving from one school entrance to another, and others could be seen on the school... Read more
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metro
Baker Street evacuated and closed 'after customer threatens staff'threat was. Passengers reported being told to leave the Tube station as heavil
Baker Street evacuated and closed 'after customer threatens staff'
metro / Posted 22 hours ago
threat was. Passengers reported being told to leave the Tube station as heavily armed officers arrived. Photos taken from the scene also showed armed police patrolling the foyer. Lots of armed police at Baker Street tube pic.twitter.com/NbmMpI... Read more
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The Hindu
Get ready for the long haul in Kashmir, Centre tells forcesa long haul in the Kashmir Valley and has begun stacking up snow-suits, sleepin
Get ready for the long haul in Kashmir, Centre tells forces
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
a long haul in the Kashmir Valley and has begun stacking up snow-suits, sleeping bags and boots for over six lakh Central armed police personnel posted there. The Valley has been going through a severe wave of violence for the past three months... Read more
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express
London's Baker Street station evacuated after 'customer threatens staff'quickly arrived at the central London station along with London Fire Brigade.
London's Baker Street station evacuated after 'customer threatens staff'
express / Posted 22 hours ago
quickly arrived at the central London station along with London Fire Brigade. Passengers said there were "lots of armed police" and pictures showed police dogs in the closed down station. A Transport for London (TfL) spokesman said the... Read more
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express
Two children and teacher shot after gunman targets primary schoolThe school is now being surrounded by armed police Police have rushed to the s
Two children and teacher shot after gunman targets primary school
express / Posted 22 hours ago
The school is now being surrounded by armed police Police have rushed to the scene at Townville Elementary School in Anderson County. WYFF TV reports that helicopters landed by the school and students were evacuated to a nearby church. The injured... Read more
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express
Train evacuated after ‘man threatens to blow up carriage’ as police put area on lockdownArmed police were called to the train in Leipzig Passengers have been evacuate
Train evacuated after ‘man threatens to blow up carriage’ as police put area on lockdown
express / Posted yesterday
Armed police were called to the train in Leipzig Passengers have been evacuated from the train in the German city following the alleged bomb threat. A man has been detained by police on board the train, which was travelling from Munich to... Read more
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metro
McDonald's worker Googled 'how to kill someone and get away with it' - he didn'tto a nearby house for help. Russell was found collapsed from a suspected drug
McDonald's worker Googled 'how to kill someone and get away with it' - he didn't
metro / Posted yesterday
to a nearby house for help. Russell was found collapsed from a suspected drug overdose at his home in Northampton by armed police. He was found guilty in October 2011, but the conviction was quashed and he faced a re-trial. He was found... Read more
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dna
Ten years on, Police Reforms gather dust; no assurance from Centresaid the junior minister for Home Affairs in-charge of the Indian Police Servic
Ten years on, Police Reforms gather dust; no assurance from Centre
dna / Posted yesterday
said the junior minister for Home Affairs in-charge of the Indian Police Service, Central Police Organisations and Central Armed Police Force dealing with the internal security of the country. He added it was the absolute responsibility of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Fort Hare students defy order to return to classon the East London campus. The university refused. In a mini-mass meeting earl
Fort Hare students defy order to return to class
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
on the East London campus. The university refused. In a mini-mass meeting earlier on Wednesday - in the presence of armed police - students decided that they would not return to class until management gave them a venue to hold their mass... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic man arrested after alleged shootingHeavily-armed police have arrested a Victorian man who drove himself to hospita
Vic man arrested after alleged shooting
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Heavily-armed police have arrested a Victorian man who drove himself to hospital last week with a number of gunshot wounds to his upper body. Nabil Maghnie, 40, drove to get help despite his wounds on September 22 at 1.20am before later discharging... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Armed police swoop on Padiham street as man arrested in “shocking” incidentARMED police swooped on Padiham after witnesses reported seeing two men fight w
Armed police swoop on Padiham street as man arrested in “shocking” incident
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
ARMED police swooped on Padiham after witnesses reported seeing two men fight with weapons in the street. One man has been arrested over the “shocking” incident while another man is still at large. The incident happened in Peel Street at around... Read more
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dna
BSF to get more teeth, better allowancesis also considering risk and hardship allowance to BSF personnel, again on a pa
BSF to get more teeth, better allowances
dna / Posted yesterday
is also considering risk and hardship allowance to BSF personnel, again on a par with the army. “Though called a Central Armed Police Force (CAPF), the BSF’s operational use is almost the same as that of the army in defending the borders, and, in... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revokedevent,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friend
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revoked
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
event,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friends and neighbours out there had six armed police officers running across their deck very early in the morning. You know, it looked like a movie set if it wasn’t... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revokedevent,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friend
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revoked
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
event,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friends and neighbours out there had six armed police officers running across their deck very early in the morning. You know, it looked like a movie set if it wasn’t... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revokedevent,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friend
Mayor wants medical marijuana licences revoked
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
event,” and a “big deal” for the usually quiet rural neighbourhood. “My friends and neighbours out there had six armed police officers running across their deck very early in the morning. You know, it looked like a movie set if it wasn’t... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath reviews BSF functioning, expresses concern over infiltration from across IB, LoC - newkerala.com #124687Director General (DG) K.K. Sharma informed Singh that the recommendation of the
Rajnath reviews BSF functioning, expresses concern over infiltration from across IB, LoC - newkerala.com #124687
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Director General (DG) K.K. Sharma informed Singh that the recommendation of the Committee of Chiefs of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) for grant of risk and hardship allowance to the BSF personnel had been finalised and would be... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath calls for 'zero infiltration' along international border(Lead) - newkerala.com #124695sources said here. Top BSF officials informed the meeting that the recommendat
Rajnath calls for 'zero infiltration' along international border(Lead) - newkerala.com #124695
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
sources said here. Top BSF officials informed the meeting that the recommendation of the Committee of Chiefs of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) for grant of risk and hardship allowance to BSF personnel has been finalized and will be... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Naked man climbed onto van and threw bricks before heart attackbricks, tried people's doors and smashed a window with his head before sufferin
Naked man climbed onto van and threw bricks before heart attack
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
bricks, tried people's doors and smashed a window with his head before suffering a fatal heart attack, an inquest heard. Armed police were called to Springhead Court, in Bulwell, where a 'trail of blood' led them to Levi Raymond. A jury inquest... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Paramilitary personnel to be granted ‘battle casualty’ statusforce under the ministry of defence. “The proposal essentially flags that the
Paramilitary personnel to be granted ‘battle casualty’ status
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
force under the ministry of defence. “The proposal essentially flags that the BSF air wing used for transport of Central Armed Police Forces and VVIPs should be given more assets and authority to operate in a more organised fashion. It is desired... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suicide Attempt At Courtout a rope that was rolled in his pocket and threatened to tie himself with it.
Suicide Attempt At Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
out a rope that was rolled in his pocket and threatened to tie himself with it. The court staff had to call the police. Armed police took him out of the building for counselling. This reporter caught up with the irate Mr Dzapasi while he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mobile Courts Deliver Justice to Remote Areasforward to confronting his accuser at trial, but neither the girl nor her famil
Mobile Courts Deliver Justice to Remote Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
forward to confronting his accuser at trial, but neither the girl nor her family showed up. At the end of the trial, three armed police loaded Nebasa and the other defendants on to a truck. The final court decisions were supposed to be released... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
IMPD looking for suspect after robbery at south side Indianapolis Key BankINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Police are investigating a bank robbery on the south side
IMPD looking for suspect after robbery at south side Indianapolis Key Bank
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Police are investigating a bank robbery on the south side of Indianapolis. According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the robbery happened around 10:30 a.m. at the Key Bank located at 4645 S. Emerson Ave. A... Read more
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John O'Groat Journal
Nuclear transport disaster fears lead to demonstration at airportupgrade of the runway. Ms Montgomery, her partner and four children joined in
Nuclear transport disaster fears lead to demonstration at airport
John O'Groat Journal / Posted 3 days ago
upgrade of the runway. Ms Montgomery, her partner and four children joined in the protest after being shocked to see armed police escort the load as it travelled through Thurso on Saturday lunchtime, en route to the airport. She believes... Read more
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Daily Record
'Disgruntled' lawyer shot dead by police after wounding nine in mass shootingdead near his parked car, which contained additional weapons, on a residential
'Disgruntled' lawyer shot dead by police after wounding nine in mass shooting
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
dead near his parked car, which contained additional weapons, on a residential street near the shopping centre as heavily-armed police officers descended on the area. His name was not released. Montalvo told reporters: "The individual was firing... Read more
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Aljazeera
DRC: Mobile courts deliver justice to remote areasforward to confronting his accuser at trial, but neither the girl nor her famil
DRC: Mobile courts deliver justice to remote areas
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
forward to confronting his accuser at trial, but neither the girl nor her family showed up. At the end of the trial, three armed police loaded Nebasa and the other defendants on to a truck. The final court decisions were supposed to be released... Read more
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birminghammail
House shooting - four arrested on suspicion of firearms offenceseyewitness told the Birmingham Mail he heard three loud bangs. A witness who a
House shooting - four arrested on suspicion of firearms offences
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
eyewitness told the Birmingham Mail he heard three loud bangs. A witness who asked not to be named said: “They (armed police) were everywhere and were here through the night searching and patrolling the area. “We think they told the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charlotte ends curfew imposed after man shot by police(pictured) outside the stadium in North Carolina yesterday after a dispute Mr
Charlotte ends curfew imposed after man shot by police
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
(pictured) outside the stadium in North Carolina yesterday after a dispute Mr Wilson is seen emptying his pockets for armed police, showing them his phone and a bottle of water, moments before he was arrested. It is not yet known why he was... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Key Thing about the Latest Police Killing in Charlotte, NC is that It Was Totally Gratuitousby police to be Scott's. That shooting was all unnecessary. Sitting in the car
Key Thing about the Latest Police Killing in Charlotte, NC is that It Was Totally Gratuitous
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
by police to be Scott's. That shooting was all unnecessary. Sitting in the car as he was, and surrounded by a dozen armed policemen wearing bullet-proof vests, Scott posed no immediate threat to anyone. And get this: His wife was on the... Read more
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The Courier
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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Manning River Times
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, familyknow he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more tha
Duterte's drug crackdown hits home as man shot dead in front of his pregnant wife, family
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
know he didn't do anything. They are animals." Here in Tondo, home to more than 700,000 of Manila's poorest people, armed police on motor bikes roam narrow alleyways hunting targets, urged on by Mr Duterte with promises of medals, cash and... Read more
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