White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte despite human rights criticism - Reuters UK

U.S. President Donald Trump walks from Marine One as he returns from a day trip to Atlanta on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 28, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria. By Matt Spetalnick | WASHINGTON. WASHINGTON The White ...

Passing 100-day mark, Trump offers mixed signals on healthcare, taxes and North Korea - Los Angeles Times

President Trump pushed past his first tumultuous 100 days in office by calling for action Sunday on three of his administration's top priorities — North Korea, healthcare and tax reform — but gave mixed signals on each of them. Trump described North ...

Donald Trump invites Rodrigo Duterte to White House - Washington Times

A photo of President Trump grinning broadly and pumping his fist topped the Philippines' leading newspaper on Monday after news broke that the Mr. Trump had invited President Rodrigo Duterte to the White House. The invitation stands in sharp contrast ...

Trump Praises Philippine President Duterte's Genocidal Drug War - Marijuana Politics (blog)

Shockingly, President Trump is applauding and rewarding appalling human rights abuses, especially extrajudicial killings, in the Philippines. That island country's president, Rodrigo Duterte, pictured at left with Russia's Vladimir Putin, approving ...

Trump invited Philippines' leader Rodrigo Duterte to the White House, despite his abysmal human rights record - Salon

Trump invited Philippines' leader Rodrigo Duterte to the White House, despite his abysmal human FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2016 file photo, Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte attends a meeting between business leaders and heads of states of the Asia ...

Donald Trump invites controversial Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte to the White House - Stuff.co.nz

Signalling what's perhaps a warming relationship between their two countries, President Donald Trump has invited the controversial leader of the Philippines to the White House. The two leaders had "a very friendly conversation" in which they talked ...

Trump did not clear Duterte invitation with State Department: report - The Hill

President Trump invited controversial President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines to the White House without consulting the State Department, according to a new report from The New York Times. The Times reported Sunday that both the National Security ...

Trump invites controversial Philippines leader Duterte to White House - Fox News

U.S. President Trump has invited Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte to Washington to "to discuss the importance of the the United States-Philippines alliance," the White House said late Saturday. The administration's statement did not mention a ...

In 'warm' phone call, Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to White House - Los Angeles Times

President Trump placed a "warm" phone call to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, who has been widely criticized for a bloody anti-drug crackdown, and invited him to visit the White House, both countries said. A White House statement late Saturday ...

A look at Trump-Duterte parallels ahead of a possible meeting - New York Daily News

President Trump's “very friendly conversation” and White House welcome to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte — a self-professed killer — had plenty of people scratching their heads. But the two leaders might gel more smoothly than you imagined ...

Trump's 'Very Friendly' Talk With Duterte Stuns Aides and Critics Alike - New York Times

President Trump speaking at a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Harrisburg, Pa. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — When President Trump called President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines on Saturday, the American leader's ...

President Trump Invites Controversial Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to White House - TIME

President Donald Trump invited Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to the White House to discuss the relationship between their two countries following a conversation between the two leaders over the weekend. Trump and Duterte had a "very friendly" ...

Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to the White House - KVIA El Paso

(CNN) - President Donald Trump invited his polarizing Philippines counterpart to the White House during a phone call in which the two leaders discussed North Korea. Trump and President Rodrigo Duterte had a "friendly discussion" Saturday that also ...

Preet Bharara lashes out at Trump for inviting 'killer' Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to White House - Washington Examiner

"Admin attacks crime approach of NYC — America's safest large city — then invites admitted killer, Philippine Pres Duterte, to White House," Bharara tweeted Sunday. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Former U.S. attorney Preet Bharara lashed out at the Trump ...

Outrage as White House Set to 'Roll Out Red Carpet' for Murderer Duterte - Common Dreams

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, who said last year he'd "be happy to slaughter" three million drug addicts. (Photo: Prachatai/flickr/cc). Just a few weeks after he congratulated autocratic Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on a controversial ...

Trump Invites Controversial Philippines Leader To White House - OPB News

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte talks with reporters in Manila on Friday. President Donald Trump invited Duterte to the White House in a phone call this weekend, despite concerns about the leader's violent war on drugs. AP, Bullit Marquez. During ...

White House Defends Trump Invitation to Rodrigo Duterte - Boise Weekly

In 2016 Duterte then-US president Barack Obama a "son of a whore" for criticizing the Philippines drug war. By PRI's The World. click to enlarge PRESIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS OPERATION WIKIMEDIA COMMONS - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.

Trump invites Duterte to White House - The Manila Times

States President Donald Trump invited President Rodrigo Duterte to the White House in a phone call late Saturday wherein the two leaders discussed security concerns of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), the threat posed by North Korea ...

Trump Welcomes Duterte to the White House - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. President Donald Trump spoke on the phone Saturday with the president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, and after discussing North Korea and the Association of ...

Priebus: Visit from Philippines leader 'necessary' to deal with North Korea - CNN

Washington (CNN) White House chief of staff Reince Priebus defended President Donald Trump's decision to invite Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte to the White House, saying the visit is necessary to work together against North Korea. "This is a ...