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Southeast Asian Games in chaos as players go hungry and athletes sleep on floor | World news | The Guardian

Philippines organisers admit ‘inconveniences’ have seen teams stranded at airports and players underfed The organisers behind the Southeast Asian Games have apologised after complaints emerged of football teams sleeping on floors, airport delays and athletes complaining of going hungry. The organising committee said sorry for the “inconveniences” including hotels not …

Philippine police chief resigns amid drug allegations

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine national police chief resigned on Monday after he faced allegations in a Senate hearing that he intervened as a provincial police chief in 2013 to prevent his officers from being prosecuted for allegedly selling a huge quantity of illegal drugs they had seized. Gen. …