Philippine President Duterte gestures while answering questions during a news conference upon arrival from a trip to Myanmar and Thailand at an international airport in Manila

Philippine President Duterte gestures while answering questions during a news conference upon arrival from a trip to Myanmar and Thailand at an international airport in Manila

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has come under pressure from his defense establishment to take a tougher tack with China. Photo: Reuters /Romeo Ranoco

April 25, 2017 2:47 PM (UTC+8)