Philippines President Duterte to retire

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has announced he will step down from politics despite previously announcing that he would run for the vice-presidency in 2022. Announcing his retirement, he commented that “the overwhelming sentiment of the Filipinos is that I am not qualified”. During his presidency, Duterte was responsible for encouraging thousands of extrajudicial killings in his war on drugs.

Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-58772586