Duterte meets suspected drug lord Peter Lim: ‘Sorry I cannot save you’


Head of state Rodrigo Duterte recommended Cebu-based business owner Peter Lim to subject himself to an investigation and also confirm that he is not the "Peter Lim" determined as one of the country's upper drug lords.

Duterte and Lim fulfilled in Davao City late Friday where Lim denied being included in the prohibited medication profession as well as swore to aid with the federal government's all out-war against drugs.

" I'm with you completely, Mr. Head of state," Lim said. Malacañang released a video clip of the conference that lasted for over half an hour.

" I could clear up every little thing since my family members is actually in deep issue currently in Cebu ... At all I will certainly assist, in all my ways I can," Lim included.

He also thanked the President for offering time to meet with him and also talk "regarding the trouble [he is] having now."

Duterte reiterated he is stating war against unlawful drugs, but inquired about Lim to submit to the probe to be able to clear his name.

" We intend to help you ... aid us remove you," Duterte claimed.

After Lim expressed his willingness to assist combat controlled substances, Duterte claimed, "Sorry I can not conserve you."

The President earlier named Chinese nationals Wu Tuan (also referred to as Peter Co) and also Peter Lim (a.k.a. Jaguar) as part of the Chinese triad, with Co leading the unlawful medication profession procedures in City Manila and also Luzon as well as Jaguar in the Visayas.

While Co is presently restrained at the New Bilibid Prison on Muntinlupa City, Jaguar's identity remains vague.

Source: CNN

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