Philippines — Removing the dead in Philippine President Duterte’s “war on drugs.”

Dead pile up in the Philippines…

 (Will The Philippines turn out the way Thailand has after starting its strong alliance with China?)

Funeral service workers carry the body of an alleged drug suspect following a police operation that left 2 brothers and an unidentified person dead as part of the continuing “War on Drugs” campaign of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in Manila on Thursday, Oct. 6, 016. How well are agencies complying with President Rodrigo Duterte’s executive order on Freedom of Information? The PCIJ documents its experience. AP/Aaron Favila

 (The Philippines seems to be siding with China, Russia and Iran)

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In this picture taken on July 8, 2016, police officers investigate the dead body of an alleged drug dealer, his face covered with packing tape and a placard reading “I’m a pusher”, on a street in Manila. Getty Images

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   (From July 12, 2016)

Above Chinese chart shows China’s “Nine Dash Line.” China says it owns all ocean territory north of the Nine Dash Line. There is no international legal precedent for this claim.  On July 12, 2016, the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague said this claim by China was not valid.