Duterte renews his anti-West, pro-China views

The Philippine leader's annual national address resurrected his frustrations with the US, UN and EU while heaping praise on his Beijing ally

Manila, July 26, 2017 3:18 PM (UTC+8)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks after he delivered his State of the Nation address to the Congress in Quezon city, Metro Manila Philippines July 24, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks after he delivered his State of the Nation address to the Congress in Quezon city, Metro Manila Philippines July 24, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro
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