War On Drugs Death Toll. How about Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte came to power promising to crack down on crime especially drugs. One fuel for the opioid crisis in the United States is the War on Drugs.
And billions of dollars spent on ineffective fear-based policies. The opioid disaster in America has had a higher death toll than the total of American military casualties in the Vietnam Iraq and Afghanistan wars combined in 2017 Minhee Calandrillo 2019. President Rodrigo Dutertes administration has challenged activists death tolls of the three-year-old drug war that rise as high as 27000.
In 1971 Nixon declared a War on Drugs accelerating a war on our communities and causing tremendous loss.
But after hundreds of suspects have been killed in his first month in office many. In March 2019 the police told local media this figure was over 29000 - and this has been. Under the banner of TheRealNumbersPH officials told a. How about Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte came to power promising to crack down on crime especially drugs.