Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday reportedly threatened to “declare war” against Canada within the next week if the country fails to remove tons of garbage that was previously shipped to Manila.
Duterte, a remarks aired by state media and reported by The Canadian Press, said he will “give a warning to Canada next week that they better pull out or I will set sail.” [JUSTINTRUDEAUHITWITHSECRETRECORDINGOFAIDEPRESSINGFORENDOFCORRUPTIONCASEAGAINSTCANADIANCOMPANY
“I will declare against them. I will advise Canada that your garbage is on the way. Prepare a grand reception. Eat it if you want to,” he said. “Your garbage is coming home.” 1