President of the Philippines has been very tough on crime. He had 1.2 million dollars of vehicles crushed because they were associated with tax evasion. The cars included a Corvette, a Porsche, and other vehicles. it was intended to send a message to people who are smuggling things into the country.
1. The President of the Philippines has issued a stern warning and shown how far he is willing to go to combat crime.
2. He ordered the destruction of 1.2 million dollars of luxury vehicles.
3. The vehicles included a Corvette amongst the pile of cars.
Quote: "President Rodrigo Duterte watched as the vehicles, some valued as high as $115,000, were reduced to piles of scrap in a little over three minutes." (Bautista, 2018)