President Duterte

  • Loida Nicolas Lewis reacts to alleged Duterte oust plot

    by - Jan 9, 2017
    by Don Tagala, ABS-CBN News   NEW YORK, NY — Community leader and philanthropist Loida Nicolas Lewis once again denied that there is a plot to oust Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. In a statement on Monday,...
  • Senator De Lima: “Duterte is a killer”

    by - Dec 16, 2016
    WASHINGTON DC – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has made international headlines following a controversial admission, at a recent speech at the Peter Wallace Business Forum. “…I’d go around in Davao with a motorcycle, with a big bike around,...
  • Sen. De Lima honored for fight against Duterte

    by - Dec 13, 2016
    by Don Tagala, ABS-CBN, North America Bureau   WASHINGTON DC –  On Monday night, the most outspoken critic of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Philippine Senator Leila de Lima, was recognized as one of Foreign Policy magazine’s Top 100 Global...
  • Ban Ki-Moon Honored at UN Ambassadors Ball

    by - Dec 7, 2016
    by Don Tagala, ABS-CBN News, New York     NEW YORK– In less than a month, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon is leaving his post, after serving for a decade as the world’s top diplomat. He will...
  • Fil-Ams support, protest Marcos burial

    by - Dec 6, 2016
    by Rommel Conclara, ABS-CBN News   ATHERTON, CA – Thousands of miles away from the Philippines, these kababayans continue to pray for their home country. But on this afternoon, they celebrated a mass of thanksgiving. Fil-Ams joined...
  • Fil-Ams weigh in on Duterte cutting ties with U.S.

    by - Oct 21, 2016
    President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent pronouncement that the Philippines is separating from its closest ally, the United States is getting some mixed reactions from Filipinos in America. Some want the Philippines to become more independent and support...