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Duterte ‘held nation together’ but missed campaign vows – Lagman

Jun 29, 2017 - 7:21 PM

Another opposition lawmaker Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat Jr says the President is too preoccupied with the drug war that he forgets his other promises

FATHER OF THE NATION. President Rodrigo Dutere attends as guest of honor during the 140th founding anniversary celebration of the Philippine Chinese Charitable Association, Inc. Photo courtesy of Malacañang

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Mar 03, 2017 - 11:29 AM

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Despite Duterte foreign policy, Filipinos still trust U.S. the most – poll

Mar 02, 2017 - 8:02 PM

The results of a Social Weather Stations survey also shows China and Russia – President Rodrigo Duterte s favored allies – earning the trust of more Filipinos

Filipinos trust U.S., distrust China and Russia – survey

Jan 12, 2017 - 1:31 PM

This comes as President Rodrigo Duterte forges an independent foreign policy that junks subservience to the US and seeks non traditional partners

BOOSTING TIES. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks with Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua on the sidelines of the New Year Vin d'Honneur in Malacanang on January 11, 2017. Photo by Toto Lozano/Presidential Photo

Duterte’s ‘hugot’ for his evolving foreign policy

Oct 20, 2016 - 5:30 PM

The real challenge is for President Duterte to follow the Constitution to the letter by abandoning the much travelled road of previous presidents and treading the path of independent diplomacy and economic sovereignty

MEETING IN CHINA. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte shakes hands with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping after they witness the signing of documents on cooperation in trade, agriculture, tourism, maritime security, and infrastructure. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

The Philippines' pivot to China

Oct 12, 2016 - 2:30 PM

President Duterte is taking a huge risk betting all on China’s goodwill and beneficence without the insurance provided by the diversified multi lateral support of historical and traditional friends and allies

Duterte admin 'independent' from US, 'bullied' by China?

Oct 08, 2016 - 6:52 PM

It s not independent because you move from one strong alliance to another strong alliance a foreign affairs analyst tells Rappler

CHIEF EXECUTIVE. President Rodrigo Duterte attends the National Banana Congress held at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on October 7, 2016. Photo by Ace Moradente/Presidential Photo