11 months I’ll tie you to rocket and launch you into Spratlys, Duterte tells De Lima MB
By Genalyn Kabiling President Duterte, annoyed by Senator Leila de Lima’s criticism on his West Philippine Sea policy, on Friday said he is mulling on tying the detained senator to a rocket and launch her into the Spratlys Islands. Senator Leila de Lima (left) and  President Rodrigo Duterte (MANILA BULLETIN) Speaking to reporters at the Palace last Thursday, the President said in jest that he intends to buy the biggest rocket fireworks in Bulacan for De Lima’s trip to the West Philippine Sea. Duterte issued the statement after the senator warned of his possible impeachment following his remarks that Chinese fishermen ... more