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LOOK: Statement announcing PH withdrawal from ICC treaty

/ 05:29 PM March 14, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday he was pulling the Philippines out of the treaty underpinning the International Criminal Court, which is examining his deadly drug war.

“I therefore declare and forthwith give notice… that the Philippines is withdrawing its ratification of the Rome Statute effective immediately,” Duterte said in a statement.

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Below is the Philippines’ statement:

Page 1 of the Philippine declaration on country’s withdrawal from ICC/PHOTOS/Jhoanna Ballaran, INQUIRER.net

Page 2 of the Philippine declaration on country’s withdrawal from ICC

Page 3 of the Philippine declaration on country’s withdrawal from ICC

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