Gruesome slay angers Duterte

  President Duterte has ordered the Philippine National Police to solve the gruesome murder of a 16-year-old girl in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu province, on Sunday, dismissing the police angle that the teenager was killed by a cult.   Duterte did not name the girl in a stump speech in Isabela province on Wednesday night, but he was clearly referring to Christine Silawan, a Grade 9 student at Maribago National High School in Lapu-Lapu City.   "[On Sunday] they killed [a girl]. They skinned her face," Duterte said. "Her face was gone. Only the skull was left."   Silawan was last seen alive on Sunday when she left home to hear Mass at Sacred Heart of J...

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