Dictator’s new president of the Philippines

During a speech, the brand new president praised his father, Ferdinand Marcos, and his authorities, which is described by critics as a darkish interval marked by corruption and damaged human rights.

– I as soon as knew a person who noticed what little has been achieved since independence. He acquired it accomplished, says Marco Jr after he was sworn in.

– So will his son. You won’t hear any apologies from me, he says.

Marcos Jr. gained the election final month by a massive margin and takes over the management of the nation after controversial however widespread Rodrigo Duterte.

Ferdinand Marcos was the nation’s president from 1965 to 1986, when he was pressured to resign as a consequence of widespread protests after, amongst different issues, blatant electoral fraud and involvement within the homicide of an opposition politician.

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