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For many Malaysia-based Filipinos, in this year’s polls it’s President Rodrigo Duterte all the way

The outspoken populist took the lion’s share of overseas votes in 2016’s presidential elections. Now, the candidates he backs are also expected to win big in next month’s midterms.

8 Apr 2019 - 7:52AM

The outspoken populist took the lion’s share of overseas votes in 2016’s presidential elections. Now, the candidates he backs are also expected to win big in next month’s midterms.

For many Malaysia-based Filipinos, in this year’s polls it’s President Rodrigo Duterte all the way