A life-size cut-out of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte looms over diners at a street stall in Davao. Photo: Reuters

How far will the Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte go to shake things up?

Philip Bowring says the bravado of the populist candidate’s campaign talk is likely to be tempered by the realities of governance once he takes office as the Philippine president

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A life-size cut-out of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte looms over diners at a street stall in Davao. Photo: Reuters
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