President Rodrigo Duterte has rejected suggestions that a recently concluded review of the nation’s charter is meant to prolong his stay beyond his six-year term, which ends in 2022. Photo: Reuters

Draft constitution proposes giving Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sweeping powers that could let him rule indefinitely

Duterte has said that he would not seek a second term under a new constitution

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President Rodrigo Duterte has rejected suggestions that a recently concluded review of the nation’s charter is meant to prolong his stay beyond his six-year term, which ends in 2022. Photo: Reuters
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