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Meretz protests Philippine president's meeting with Rivlin

Meretz protests Philippine president's meeting with Rivlin

Meretz activists protest outside President's Residence over Rodrigo Duterte's visit to Israel and his meeting with President Rivlin.Hezki Baruch, 04/09/2018 12:19
Philippine leader visits Israel's Holocaust memorial

Philippine leader visits Israel's Holocaust memorial

Philippine Pres. Duterte meets with PM Netanyahu before visiting Yad Vashem, says Israel, Philippines, share 'the same passion for peace.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2018 17:15
'We remember the Philippine's 1947 vote'

'We remember the Philippine's 1947 vote'

At start of meeting with Philippine President, Netanyahu tells of Filipino nurse who treated his father and uncle.Mordechai Sones, 03/09/2018 15:49
Philippines' Duterte apologizes for cursing Obama

Philippines' Duterte apologizes for cursing Obama

At speech for Filipinos in Israel, Philippines President Duterte says he's 'sorry' for cursing former US Pres. Obama on live TV in 2016.AFP, 03/09/2018 09:27
Philippines' Duterte eyes arms deals on Israel trip

Philippines' Duterte eyes arms deals on Israel trip

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte lands in Israel, seeks to diversify suppliers of military equipment.AFP, 03/09/2018 00:16
Philippines' Duterte to visit Israel next week

Philippines' Duterte to visit Israel next week

Filipino president will head a large business delegation and discuss opening direct flights between Manila and Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva, 31/08/2018 16:34
Philippines president to dedicate Holocaust monument in Israel

Philippines president to dedicate Holocaust monument in Israel

Rodrigo Duterte to arrive in Israel Sunday for first visit to the Jewish state.JTA, 30/08/2018 22:23
Phillippines President to visit Israel

Phillippines President to visit Israel

Phillippines President Duterte will visit Israel in September, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2018 23:20
Phillipine situation worsens as friendly fire kills 11 soldiers

Phillipine situation worsens as friendly fire kills 11 soldiers

Week after Duterte's martial law declaration to fight Muslims in Mindanao, 11 soldiers killed by friendly fire.Mordechai Sones, 01/06/2017 16:38
Watch: Philippine army battles ISIS; Christian hostages taken

Watch: Philippine army battles ISIS; Christian hostages taken

Muslims using Christians and priest as human shields threaten to execute hostages unless government troops withdraw.Mordechai Sones, 25/05/2017 13:12
'If I think you should die, you will die'

'If I think you should die, you will die'

Philippine President Duterte, responding to situation in Marawi: 'If it means many people die, so be it - do not force my hand'.Mordechai Sones, 24/05/2017 13:49
ISIS overruns Philippine city, control elusive as fighting rages

ISIS overruns Philippine city, control elusive as fighting rages

Duterte declares martial law in entire Mindanao area amid ongoing attack, will cut short Russia trip due to Marawi situation.Mordechai Sones, 23/05/2017 20:37
Philippine President apologizes for Hitler remark

Philippine President apologizes for Hitler remark

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte apologizes to Jews for comparing himself with Hitler, but reiterates his desire to kill drug addicts.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/10/2016 18:18
Filipino president praises Hitler

Filipino president praises Hitler

World Jewish Congress condemns "inhumane" statement, calls for apology.Hillel Fendel, 02/10/2016 04:07
Philippines throws out US Special Forces

Philippines throws out US Special Forces

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered all US Special Forces out of southern Philippines.Yonatan Roberts, 13/09/2016 12:31
Philippines president curses Obama

Philippines president curses Obama

Angered by White House pressure over anti-drug policies, Philippines president slams President Obama as a "son of a whore".Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2016 10:04
'I'd like to box him in the head'

'I'd like to box him in the head'

Phillipines president Rodrigo Duterte colorfully rejects UN criticism of his bloody methods, proposes establishing his own UN.AFP, 21/08/2016 13:31