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  Adar 27, 5778 , 14/03/18

Philippines announces it will leave International Criminal Court

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that his country will leave the International Criminal Court due to probes against a drug war in the island nation that has left more than 20,000 dead. The ICC "has no jurisdiction nor will it acquire jurisdiction over the Phillipines" said Duterte. 

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