The Unexpected Tension Between Duterte and Manny Pacquiao

The trading of points between President Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Manny Pacquiao didn’t give a few indications of subsiding, with conversation currently moving to the last’s information on international strategy.

Duterte recently criticized Pacquiao, an organization partner and leader of the decision ideological group PDP Laban, for his “shallow” comprehension of the issues in regards to the West Philippine Sea, with a guidance for the representative to “study” first on international strategy to comprehend his activities, just as his organization’s turn to China.

Hurting from the reprimand, Pacquiao said that he was only repeating the slants of individual Filipinos, particularly considering his inability to follow through on his mission guarantee.

He regard the President’s assessment however unassumingly can’t help contradicting his appraisal of the comprehension of international strategy. He’s a Filipino voicing out what should be said with regards to what has been arbitrated as legitimately on his own. The congressperson further said that Duterte was deceived with respect to his articulation on the WPS issue.



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