Former Philippine president and Congresswoman Gloria Arroyo gestures after she was elected speaker of the House of Representatives in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines on July 23, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Blast from the past: is Gloria Arroyo setting herself up to be Duterte’s successor?

Analysis: from seemingly nowhere, former Philippine leader has leapt back into the limelight, sparking speculation she could have her eyes on the country’s top job – again

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Former Philippine president and Congresswoman Gloria Arroyo gestures after she was elected speaker of the House of Representatives in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines on July 23, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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