Philippines’ Duterte vows to slaughter ‘millions of drug addicts’; likens himself to Hitler

Philippines’ Duterte vows to slaughter ‘millions of drug addicts’; likens himself to Hitler
Image: YouTube screen grab (via President Rody Duterte Videos)

[Ed. – Don’t hold back, Rod.  Tell us how you really feel.]

The Philippines president said Friday he wanted to eliminate drug criminals the way Hitler did the Jews.

“Hitler massacred three million Jews. Now, there are three million drug addicts…I’d be happy to slaughter them,” President Rodrigo Duterte said in Davao after returning from Vietnam, according to GMA News.

Duterte is known for his bombastic rhetoric and outrageous behavior, some of the highlights of which include calling the President Barack Obama a “son of a whore,” issuing a “f**k you” to the United Nations, and flipping off the European Union. …

“At least if Germany had Hitler, the Philippines would have … You know my victims, I would like to be, all criminals, to finish the problem of my country and save the next generation from perdition,” Duterte explained, stressing a desire for a final solution to the Philippines drug problem.

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