Former Philippine president Gloria Arroyo takes an oath at the centre stage of the plenary hall as she attempts to grab the leadership at thew House of Representatives before Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's state of the nation address at Congress in Manila on July 23, 2018. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte pledged on July 23 not to halt his war on drugs that has already killed thousands, as he thrashed critics who have rained condemnation on his signature initiative. / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS

July 24, 2018 6:35 PM (UTC+8)