Duterte meeting - updates

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Duterte meets with parents of Horacio Castillo III

Oct 04, 2017 - 3:37 PM

(UPDATED) The meeting comes a week after hazing victim Horacio Castillo III was buried at the Manila Memorial Park

HAZING CASE. President Rodrigo Duterte meets the parents of the late Horacio Castillo III in Malacañang on October 4, 2017. Malacañang photo

Nur Misuari posts bail for corruption charges

Sep 19, 2017 - 5:42 PM

(UPDATED) Sandiganbayan 3rd Division confirms bail bond of Misuari has been transmitted to the anti-graft court

BAIL. MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari posts bail on September 19, 2017 before the Davao City Regional Trial Court Branch 16. Photo courtesy of Secretary Jesus Dureza

Nur Misuari has not posted bail yet, but meets with Duterte in Davao

Sep 18, 2017 - 3:33 PM

Misuari's spokesperson says 'no need' when asked if the MNLF founding chairman has posted bail

STANDING WARRANT. Despite a standing warrant of arrest, MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari meets with President Rodrigo Duterte and Peace Secretary Jesus Dureza in Davao City on September 16, 2017. Photo from Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Facebook page

Duterte meets with chief of U.S. Pacific Command

Aug 23, 2017 - 7:12 PM

On the same day Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte receives officers of the China Communications Construction Company

PACOM CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte meets with Admiral Harry Harris Jr, commander of the US Pacific Command, who paid a courtesy call on the President in Malacañang on August 23, 2017. Malacañang photo

#DuterteLive: Launch of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission

Feb 24, 2017 - 6:26 PM

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#DuterteLive: Visit to a power plant in Maasim, Sarangani

Jan 26, 2017 - 3:57 PM

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President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo from Malacanang PPD

Drug war meeting: Duterte calmer with governors

Jan 19, 2017 - 7:25 PM

The President also announces another name from his drug list: former Mayor Licerio Antiporda of Buguey Cagayan

DRUG MENACE. President Rodrigo Duterte shows his 'final' list of suspected drug personalities during his speech during the 49th Annual Installation of Officers and Board of Trustees of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (DCCCII) in Davao City on January 14, 2017. Photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

Clinton on Duterte and Obama, Dilma Rousseff, Freddie Mercury | 12PM wRap

Sep 07, 2016 - 11:51 AM

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Clinton: Obama right to cancel meeting with Duterte

Sep 07, 2016 - 8:20 AM

When the president of the Philippines insulted our president it was appropriate and a very low key way to say sorry no meeting says Hillary Clinton

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton arrives to board her plane at Tampa International Airport September 6, 2016 in Tampa, Florida. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Duterte regrets 'strong comments,' meeting with Obama reset

Sep 06, 2016 - 12:50 PM

While the immediate cause was my strong comments to certain press questions that elicited concern and distress we also regret it came across as a personal attack on the US president says President Rodrigo Duterte

DUTERTE IN LAOS. President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in Vientiane, Laos, September 5, 2016. Photo courtesy Malacanang

Diplomatic issues mar Duterte int'l debut

Sep 06, 2016 - 10:02 AM

The diplomatic snub clearly shows growing tensions in bilateral relations an expert says after US President Barack Obama scrapped a meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte

JUST ARRIVED. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives at the Wattay International Airport in Vientiane on September 5, 2016 for the 28th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and related summit to be held September 6-8. Noel Celis/AFP

Obama scraps meeting with Duterte

Sep 06, 2016 - 6:12 AM

UPDATED The setback in relations between the United States and the Philippines comes at a crucial time in the region with China seeking to cement control over the contested South China Sea

US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference following the conclusion of the G20 summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016. Saul Loeb/AFP

Duterte and Putin, Marcos burial, Zika virus | 6PM wRap

Aug 31, 2016 - 8:59 PM

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Duterte willing to talk human rights with Obama? 'It depends'

Aug 31, 2016 - 5:36 PM

They must understand the problem first before we talk about human rights says President Duterte

ASEAN SUMMIT MEETIGS. President Duterte takes questions from the media on August 31, 2016 at NAIA Terminal 2. Photo from Presidential Photographers Division

Duterte 'looking forward' to meeting Putin in Laos

Aug 31, 2016 - 3:17 PM

We re similar says President Rodrigo Duterte when asked why he is excited to meet the Russian leader at the 28th and 29th ASEAN Summit and related Summits

AMONG WORLD LEADERS. President Duterte is set to meet leaders of some of the most powerful countries in the world in Laos in September. File photo by Rey Baniquet/PPD

Duterte likely to meet Putin, Abe, Modi during ASEAN Summit

Aug 31, 2016 - 8:40 AM

More country leaders are seeking a meeting with the Philippine President during the regional summit in Laos

MEETING DUTERTE. President Duterte speaks at the 18th anniversary of Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption on August 29, 2016. Photo from Presidential Photographers Division