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Davao mayor brings a zero-tolerance approach to the capital

DAVAO, Philippines   When Rodrigo Duterte took his oath as mayor of Davao for a seventh time, he repeated his warning to drug dealers and criminals: Stop or leave, otherwise, you will regret it. When he takes office as president at the end of June, his first order of business will be the same -- to rein in criminality and corruption.

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