4 months Japan fascinated by Duterte leadership MB
By Argyll Geducos TOKYO, Japan – President Duterte is invited to Japan because the Japanese government is “fascinated” with his leadership, Philippine Ambassador to Japan Jose Laurel V said. Philippine Ambassador to Japan Jose Laurel V (PH EMBASSY/ MANILA BULLETIN) “The reason the President is brought here is that the Japanese — it’s not Abe alone — it’s the Japanese that are in themselves fascinated by his government,” he said. “The Japanese are always fascinated with leadership that is recognized, affirmed by their own people — a tremendous political will insofar as his programs are concerned. So he is not ... more