WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Sara Duterte, Davao City mayor and daughter of President Rodrigo Duterte, took her oath as the 15th vice president of the Philippines in her hometown on Sunday, June 19.
The younger Duterte deviated from tradition, holding her inauguration 11 days before her actual term begins at noon on June 30. Duterte’s guests included her father President Duterte, president-elect Ferdinand Marcos Jr., and former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, one of the younger Duterte’s key allies in the campaign.
Read the updates and context from our news team on this page. Watch the inauguration coverage in the YouTube video below.
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Rodrigo Duterte and Bongbong Marcos stand side by side at inauguration
For context, Sen Imee Marcos said during campaign that they were heartbroken when President Rodrigo Duterte called Bongbong Marcos a weak leader.— Rappler (@rapplerdotcom) June 19, 2022
Here they are today for Sara’s inauguration. | via @lianbuan
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Sara Duterte sworn in as 15th vice president of the Philippines
Not seen in the campaign – Sara Duterte with President Rodrigo Duterte
EARLIER: A father-and-daughter image we did not see in the campaign: President Rodrigo Duterte with his daughter, Vice President-elect Sara Duterte. | via @lianbuan— Rappler (@rapplerdotcom) June 19, 2022
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