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 Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte

Rodrigo "Rody" Roa Duterte (born March 28, 1945), also known as Digong, is a Filipino lawyer and politician who is the 16th President of The Philippines, in office since 2016. He is the first Mindanaoan to hold the office, and the fourth of Visayan descent.


Duterte was among the longest-serving mayors in the Philippines and was Mayor of Davao City, a highly urbanized city on Mindanao island, for seven terms, totalling more than 22 years. He has also served as vice-mayor and as congressman for the city.

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... first ever subway, estimated to cost $5 billion, will be up for approval by an economic board chaired by President Rodrigo Duterte next month, ...
police in the Philippine capital shot dead 25 drug suspects in another round of anti-drug raids, authorities said Thursday, as they followed ...

Outgoing DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says she had hoped to speak with President Rodrigo Duterte before the Commission on ...
DAVAO CITY - President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday renewed his pledge to policemen to back them all the way in the campaign against ...
... in two raids -- the first and deadliest of which was celebrated by President Rodrigo Duterte as a successful part of his brutal war on drugs.
MANILA, Philippines (First Published 10:05 p.m.) -- President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said security forces should shoot Commission ...

President Rodrigo Duterte delivers a speech during the 19th anniversary celebration of the Volunteers Against crime and corruption in ...
Congressmen from the House minority bloc said President Rodrigo Duterte practically admitted failure in the government's war on drugs by ...
President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated his frequently repeated vow to resign the presidency if critics can prove that members of his family are ...
... a five-day study tour in Washington DC to learn more about federalism, with the goal of helping President Rodrigo Duterte explain this form of ...
With The Philippines' war on Drugs - so far claiming up to 7,000 lives - in its second year, firebrand President Rodrigo Duterte now says his ...
At the stroke of midnight on July 24, a group of about 150 gathered in a church not far from where Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was ...
Leila de Lima and President Rodrigo Duterte (File photos by LYN ... on Friday slammed President Rodrigo Duterte for diverting the attention ...
This was around the time rumors started circulating that Rodrigo Duterte -- then the mayor of Davao City and dubbed 'The Punisher" for his ...
MANILA, Philippines - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called on the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) and their partner ...
Jose Maria Sison (left), founder of the Communist Party of The Philippines, was a professor of President Rodrigo Duterte in college. (File photos ...
Rex Tillerson and Rodrigo Duterte did not take questions from reporters about human rights following their meeting in Manila. Photograph: ...

MANILA, Philippines -- Firebrand Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte said he was Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's "humble friend" Monday as ...
President Rodrigo Duterte is still not through with his criticisms of his predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, following the former leader's remarks on ...
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on the sidelines of the Association of South East Asian ...
Leftist members of President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet continued to keep faith in his administration despite Mr. Duterte's repeated threat to ...
Do not go into [battle] in a rage [lest] you put yourself in trouble," President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday cautioned soldiers on his second visit to ...
The game changer is that President Rodrigo Duterte, who took office just over a year ago, has decided that all projects will be entirely funded ...
President Rodrigo Duterte visits the Tactical Command Post of the Joint Special Operations Task Force Trident in Barangay Kilala in Marawi ...
On Friday, Aug. 4 , 2017, a rain-drenched President Rodrigo Duterte spoke to troops in Barangay Kilala - a village close to Lilod - during his ...
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law making education at all state universities free, a palace official said on Friday, despite warnings ...
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law the bill increasing penalties for hospitals and medical clinics which refuse to administer medical ...
... Regional Forum of Southeast Asian leaders in his country, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at Kim in a speech, saying he has ...
The Philippines' fiery President Rodrigo Duterte has lashed out at Oxford University as a "school for stupid people" after it published a study ...
(CNN) Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte came out swinging during his second State of the Nation Address, vowing to continue his ...
A militant youth representative on Tuesday slammed President Rodrigo Duterte's "inutility" for saying "ewan" (don't know) when asked how the ...
President Rodrigo Duterte, center, addressing the Philippine Congress last week. He said drug traffickers would face "either jail or hell." Credit ...
President Rodrigo Duterte last week at the Philippine Congress, where he pledged to continue the crackdown on drugs that has left thousands ...
Since his ascent to power, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has overseen a remarkable shift in his country's foreign policy, particularly towards China.
MANILA - (UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte has emerged as the early frontrunner of an online poll for Time Magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he will consult with the military and the police regarding the appropriate response to the communist rebels' announcement declaring a unilateral ceasefire before the end of the month.
Will you turn down a Rolex wristwatch given as a gift? President Rodrigo Duterte said he did, as he advised businessmen yesterday to refrain from offering ...
President Rodrigo Duterte has been appraised about the difference between Benham Rise and the West Philippine Sea issues after a press conference showed him mixing up the two.
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will take part as the guest of honor in the culmination of the Kaamulan Festival this Saturday, March 25.
DAVAO CITY - President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday appealed for a political ceasefire, saying it was not doing the country any good.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday attended the graduation of his youngest daughter at the Stella Maris Academy in Obrero, Davao City.
MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he fired 92 government employees from various agencies in line with his promise to purge his administration of corruption.
Jailed Philippine Senator Leila de Lima says she's a political prisoner. President Rodrigo Duterte says she's a drug trafficker.
Opposition lawmakers on Friday rejected President Rodrigo Duterte's plan to declare all barangay (village) seats vacant and appoint these officials in his bid to weed out drugs from the most basic local government unit.
Senator Leila de Lima, 57, one of President Rodrigo Duterte's most prominent critics, was sent here last month on charges of taking payoffs from drug traffickers, charges she says are false and part of an effort to keep her quiet.
China will not build structures on Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal in respect to its friendship with The Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte said early Thursday.
Two senators are urging President Rodrigo Duterte to rethink his decision to postpone barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections.
MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said the new commander of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) will have his hands full as he has made many enemies in the past 9 months of his term as chief executive.
President Rodrigo Duterte waves goodbye before boarding Philippine airlines Flight PR001 at the Nay Pyi Taw Airport in Myanmar on March 20, 2017 following a successful official visit.
President Rodrigo Duterte urges Filipinos, in his speech during the meeting with the Filipino community at the Horizon Lake View Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw, ...


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