Santiago on Duterte rape remark: ‘He crossed the line’
PRESIDENTIAL aspirant Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte had “crossed the line” when he joked about an Australian woman who was raped and her throat slashed during a 1989 jail siege, his rival Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago said Monday.
“I think it was over the line. I think it crossed the line,” Santiago, who is also running for president, told reporters at the Bulacan State University in Malolos City when sought to react on Duterte’s statement. (READ MORE)