Rodrigo Duterte strains diplomatic ties further with Washington as he warns U.S.A. leader to not question him on illegal killings
Barack Obama has cancel his meeting with the president of the Philippines when Rodrigo Duterte gave the statement and call him ( Barack Obama) a “son of a wh*re”.
The same followed a warning from Duterte to the US president Barack Obama to stay off the topic of illegal killings in Philippines brutal war after they were going to meet on Tuesday at a regional summit in Laos. Duterte told a news conference that Obama “must be respectful”.
The firebrand president was replying to a reporter’s question concerning how he supposed to elucidate the illegal killings to Barack Obama, before boarding a plane to Laos for the Association of South-east Asian Nations summit.
“You must be respectful. Do not just throw away questions and statements. Son of a w*ore, I will curse you in that forum,” Duterte was quoted by as saying by Agence-France Presse. “We will be wallowing in the mud like pigs if you do that to me.”
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When his comments reached the Barack Obama camp, The US president at the start said he was asking his workers to seek out out whether or not holding this meeting as scheduled would be helpful.
“What I’ve instructed my team to do is to talk to their Philippine counterparts to find out, is if this in fact a time where we can have some constructive, productive conversations,” Obama said at a news conference at the end of a G20 summit in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou.
“Obviously the Filipino people are some of our closest friends and allies and the Philippines is a treaty ally of ours. But I always want to make sure that if I’m having a meeting that it’s actually productive and we’re getting something done.”
But after some hours, the choice was made to cancel the meeting, a White House representative said. Instead, Obama will have a meeting with South Korean president Park Geun-hye.
Philippines president has faced condemnation from human rights campaigners, diplomats and also the united Nations for inciting a war on medication/drugs that, in accordance official figures revealed, has caused 2,400 deaths in just 2 months.
The defiant Philippine leader has passed through critics with a string of outbursts, such as labelling the America ambassador to Manila a “gay son of a whore”, telling the Catholic church “don’t fuck with me”, and accusing the UN of providing “shitting” statements concerning his anti-drugs policies.
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The UN secretary general, Ban Ki-moon, in June, condemned Duterte’s apparent support for illegal killings, oral sayings were “illegal and a breach of elementary rights and freedoms”. Duterte replied by calling the United Nations “stupid” and threatening the UN to withdraw the Philippines from the united Nation.
Asked concerning the consequences of his statements, he said: “What is … repercussions? I don’t provides a shit to them.”