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Mourners gather for the funeral of Recto Lumakang, 25, in a cemetery in the Mindanao city of Davao. Lumakang - a young gang member - was killed by a gunshot to the head and several days later the friend who carried him to the hospital was stabbed to death. A death squad - known as the Davao Death Squad or DDS - operates in the city with the tacit support of the city's mayor Rodrigo Duterte killing criminals, gang members, drug users, and occasionally opponents of the mayor and his programs - a situation deplored by human rights groups but quietly accpeted by much of the city's citizenry who benefit from the city's relative stability and security.