DGI Brief - May 9, 2016
Good morning, all. Today's top 5 news on global issues: #Philippines #Brazil #NorthKorea #HIV #AIDS and #Haiti
- The Filipino presidential front-runner Rodrigo Duterte aka “Duterte Harry” is likened to Donald Trump, his campaign full of sex & rape jokes, foreign policy of provocations, promises to kill criminals & drug users. A 5-month case study for the US, if he wins. Pay attention.
- A win for President Rousseff, a loss for Brazil – it’s not the end of the impeachment process, just more time & divisions
- New UN report warns: if status quo unchanged, the AIDS epidemic will rebound & undo our achievements of last 15 years. You can find the report at http://bit.ly/1WjvoZ5