Duterte Christmas - updates

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Duterte urges Filipinos to share blessings, open hearts this Christmas

Dec 24, 2019 - 7:59 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte urges Filipinos to 'emulate Christ’s empathy and kindness by opening our hearts and extending our hands to everyone, especially to those who are less fortunate'

Holiday ceasefire with CPP pushed after informal talks

Dec 22, 2019 - 11:55 AM

The proposed ceasefire from December 23 to January 7 will need the approval of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Communist Party of the Philippines

QUIET HOLIDAY. The Philippine government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines agree to observe a holiday ceasefire. Photo from CPP's Joma Sison

IN PHOTOS: Duterte visits kids with cancer days before Christmas

Dec 24, 2018 - 12:17 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte visits a foundation for Mindanaoan children with cancer, listening to them by their bedsides and gamely posing for photos with the center's staff

In Christmas message, Duterte calls for compassion, kindness

Dec 21, 2018 - 8:11 PM

'Let the ideas of compassion, kindness, and reconciliation guide as we embrace our countrymen in the spirit of shared humanity,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

CHRISTMAS MESSAGE. President Rodrigo Duterte tells Filipinos to remember lessons from Jesus' birth during Christmas. Malacañang file photo

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Dec 26, 2017 - 7:12 PM

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Duterte: Remember Marawi heroes, displaced residents this Christmas

Dec 22, 2017 - 12:00 AM

'Let us pause and remember our countrymen who have lost their lives fighting for the integrity of our country, and for those who lost their homes and loved ones in the recent war,' says President Rodrigo Duterte in his Christmas message

IN PHOTOS: Duterte's simple Christmas Eve celebration

Dec 26, 2016 - 3:45 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte chooses to spend his 1st Christmas as chief executive in his home in Davao City with his common law wife daughter and friends

FIRST CHRISTMAS. President Rodrigo Duterte spends his 1st Christmas as chief executive in his home in Davao City. Photo courtesy of Rep Lord Allan Velasco

Duterte's wish for Christmas? Peace, order, progress for PH

Dec 24, 2016 - 3:24 PM

UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte in his Christmas message released on Saturday December 24 encourages Filipinos to welcome 2017 with great happiness

How Duterte will spend 1st Christmas as president

Dec 24, 2016 - 7:32 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte chooses to spend his 1st Christmas as chief executive in Davao City

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers a message during the Christmas Party with Cabinet Secretaries at the Malago Clubhouse in the Presidential Security Group (PSG) Compound on December 20, 2016. ROBINSON NIÑAL/Presidential Photo

Duterte wishes for a peaceful Christmas

Dec 17, 2016 - 11:50 PM

The President expresses a Christmas wish: Maybe we can resume fighting some other day

VIRAL AD: Duterte tells criminals, 'Ito na ang huli ninyong Merry Christmas'

Dec 23, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Presidential aspirant Rodrigo Duterte s latest political advertisement is reportedly produced by an action star who avidly supports him