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MANILA, Philippines | Arrested senator and Duterte critic: ‘Democracy lost today’

MANILA, Philippines  — President Rodrigo Duterte‘s fiercest critic in Congress was arrested Tuesday after the president revoked his 2011 amnesty for a failed coup attempt and revived rebellion charges against him in an unprecedented legal move the senator called a blow to democracy. Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV walked out of the Senate, where he had … Continue reading MANILA, Philippines | Arrested senator and Duterte critic: ‘Democracy lost today’