‘I Am Chinese:’ Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s Awkward Charm Offensive in China — TIME

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte doesn’t normally do hats. That said, he has cap firmly in hand during his first official visit to China, where the 71-year-old is engaging in a none-to-subtle attempt to cadge economic concessions from the Asian superpower. “The only hope of the Philippines economically, I’ll be frank with you, is China,” Duterte…

via ‘I Am Chinese:’ Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s Awkward Charm Offensive in China — TIME

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