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 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 ...

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

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 ...

Trump invites controversial Philippine leader Duterte to the White House - Washington Post

Signaling what's perhaps a warming relationship between their two countries, President Trump invited the controversial leader of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, to the White House in a phone call Saturday. The two leaders had “a very friendly ...

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 ...

White House defends Trump's invite to Philippines President Duterte - WIMS AM 1420

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — White House chief of staff Reince Priebus defended President Trump's invitation to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, saying the meeting is important in the effort to confront North Korea's nuclear program. “There is nothing ...

Trump invites Duterte to White House as both presidents admire each other - Blasting News

In a diplomatic move to gain the support of the Philippines, President Trump invites Rodrigo #Duterte, the controversial president of the Philippines to the #White House. The two presidents had a phone call on Saturday, which was described as light and ...

Trump Invites Authoritarian Murderer Duterte to White House - The Ring of Fire Network

Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines and widely reviled murderer, is headed to the White House for an official visit thanks to a friendly phone call between Duterte and President Trump. During a telephone call between the two national ...

Trump invites Duterte to Washington - BusinessWorld Online Edition

FROSTY relations between Manila and Washington may be thawing, as signaled by their conciliatory official statements over the weekend that bared US President Donald J. Trump's invitation for President Rodrigo R. Duterte to visit Washington D.C..

President Trump will meet with Filipino President Duterte, who says he doesn't 'care about human rights' - The Week Magazine

President Trump has invited controversial Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte to Washington to reaffirm the U.S.-Philippines alliance, the White House said Saturday. The two leaders spoke by phone, and Trump "enjoyed the conversation," expressing his ...

White House Praises Dutertes Deadly Drug Crackdown - Daily Beast

In a statement on Saturday, the White House praised Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly drug crackdown, saying President Donald Trump had a “very friendly conversation” with the outspoken Philippines leader. Suspected drug dealers in the ...

'The Punisher' Duterte Goes to Washington? Trump Offers Invitation - teleSUR English

While Duterte tossed insults at former U.S. President Obama, the leader criticized for his bloody drug war has praised Trump. U.S. President Donald Trump has invited his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterto to the White House, in a nod to warming ...