Philippines needs freedom from drugs, graft – Duterte -—President Duterte yesterday cited the need to liberate the Philippines from social ills like illegal drugs, corruption and crime. by Alexis Romero

Duterte needs 'fuller briefing' on West Philippine Sea — Del Rosario. President Rodrigo Duterte appears to need a "fuller briefing" on the situation in the South China Sea, part of which is the West Philippine Sea, following his recent pronouncements, former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario said. by Patricia Lourdes Viray