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Philippines' Duterte threatens to quit the UN

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>> You know, United Nations
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]>> An outburst of fury. Philippines' president Rodrigo Duterte railing against the United Nations on Sunday, threatening to leave it and form a new organization with China and African nations. The UN has called for an end to the killings unleashed by his war on drugs.
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About 900 suspected drug traffickers have been killed since he came to power in May. Two UN human rights experts urging Manila last week to stop executions and killings.>> What have you done for the world, Mr. United Nations? I do not want to insult you. But maybe we just have to decide to separate from the United Nations.
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>> He goes on to call the organization stupid and the son of a whore. Duterte accusing the UN of failing to fulfill its own mandate to stop wars, hunger and terrorism while worrying about the bones of criminals piling up. He says it should also count the innocent lives lost to drugs.