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Duterte to reduce public appearances until Marawi crisis ends

President Duterte has announced he will cut down on his public appearances until the Marawi crisis is over. Speaking at the 140th anniversary of the Philippine-Chinese Charitable Association in Manila, the president said he would spend more time visiting military camps to boost the morale of troops. “You know you’d…

Duterte on drugs: Fentanyl made me feel like I was “on cloud nine”

The question of President Duterte’s use of powerful opiate painkillers has arisen again, after he said fentanyl made him feel “on cloud nine”. The remark was made as the president addressed a crowd in Davao City this week, and has renewed calls for the leader to release his health records….