Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) forum in Lima, Peru. Photo: AP

Philippines' Duterte lashes bully nations as he meets ‘hero’ Putin and promises to align foreign policy toward China

Philippines’ firebrand leader Rodrigo Duterte has lambasted the United States and other Western nations as bullies and hypocrites, while he praised Russia as a ‘great country’ in his first meeting with Vladimir Putin

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) forum in Lima, Peru. Photo: AP
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