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Philippines President 'Profoundly and Deeply' Apologizes to World's Jews

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte apologized "profoundly and deeply" to the world's Jewish community Sunday for comparing his war on drug traffickers to the Nazi Holocaust of World War II. "I would like to make it clear here and now that there was never any intention on my part to derogate the memory of the six million Jews murdered by the Germans," Duterte said at the opening of a festival in the city of Bacolod. He admitted his comments last week left a...

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