President Trump shocked both human rights advocates and, reportedly, members of his own administration this weekend when he extended an invitation for a White House visit to Rodrigo Duterte, the outlandish authoritarian president of the Philippines. Duterte said he might be too busy to swing by Washington, but the invitation itself is striking. He has been been accused of inciting extrajudicial killings as part of a violent crackdown on drug abuse and crime that’s resulted in thousands of civilian deaths since he took office last June.
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Rodrigo Roa Duterte, KGCR (/ d uː ˈ t ɜːr t ə /; Tagalog: [roˈdɾigo ɾowa dʊˈtɛɾtɛ] ; born March 28, 1945), also known as Digong and Rody, is a Filipino politician who is the The Associated Press is quoting an aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin as saying that President Donald Trump has invited the Russian leader to the White House for a meeting. President-elect Donald spoke Friday with Taiwan’s president, a major departure from decades of U.S. policy in Asia and a breach of diplomatic procol with ramifications for ining Tags: trump, speaks, with, taiwanese, Rodrigo Duterte: What You Need President Rodrigo said former President Barack Obama can “go hell,” called President Donald a "bigot" and talked about personally executing people — yet he Get latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, Middle East, and more. See world news phos and videos at ABCNews.