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Rodrigo Duterte sworn in as president

June 30, 2016 - PHILIPPINES

Rodrigo Duterte will be sworn in as president of the Philippines. The controversial former mayor of Davao City has vowed to reintroduce the death penalty after winning a landslide election victory in May.

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Philippines' president-elect Rodrigo Duterte vows to bring back death penalty (The Telegraph)

Presidency of Benigno Aquino III (Wikipedia)

Philippines election a possible regional game-changer (GN Newsahead Apr 16)

Philippines Rodrigo Duterte (Graphic News May 16)

Date written/update: 2016-05-20