Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte: like Henry VIII, but fewer wives? Photo: AP

To the Philippine Catholic Church, Duterte is a modern-day Henry VIII

  • In seeking to curtail the influence of the church, the Philippine president isn’t acting only upon personal and political grievances, he is reasserting the primacy of the state in public life
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte: like Henry VIII, but fewer wives? Photo: AP
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