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“Friends, Long Live” Duterte Tells Russian Navy, Hopes Moscow Will Become Philippines’ “Ally And Protector”

On Tuesday, in a surprising move confirming the ongoing pivot by the Philippines away from the US sphere of geopolitical influence, and toward the China-Russia axis, the Russian destroyer Admiral Tributs and sea tanker Boris Butomato unexpectedly arrived in the Philippines to conduct military training exercises in what the Russian media described as "an unprecedented…

President Duterte Accuses Vatican Of Endorsing Mass Pedophilia

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has issued a scathing attack at the Vatican, calling them purveyors of pedophilia on a global scale.  After the Vatican staged a photographic exhibition to commemorate victims of the drug war in the Philippines , President Duterte decided to publicly lash out. Themindunleashed.com reports: “You say Duterte killer. You priests, you blame me…

Yesterday in Lima at the APEC summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin met President Duterte of Philippines for the first time. The public face of the meeting was deeply cordial from both sides, although what was said in private may have been far more interesting than the rather predictable public exchange. While Duterte’s meeting with Obama…