Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: APPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: AP

Duterte seeks Chinese coronavirus vaccine, rules out US bases in Philippines

  • ‘I made a plea to Xi Jinping. Can we be one of the first to have it … or can we buy it?’ says Duterte in State of the Nation Address
  • He rules out confronting Beijing in the South China Sea as ‘[China is] in possession of the property’
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: APPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address. Photo: AP
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