INTERNATIONAL: Philippine president says “only China can help us”

By Xinhua News

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135760893_14767138785211nXINHUA NEWS – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said that his country expects to boost traditional friendship with China and further bilateral trade and economic cooperation.

Duterte starts a four-day state visit to China on Tuesday at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping.

The visit will help him better understand China, Duterte told Xinhua in an exclusive interview on Thursday.

He spoke highly of the Chinese government and people, saying that China boasts hard-working people and “good, sound policies, internal and external.”

“I would say that China deserves the kind of respect that China now enjoys,” he added.

Duterte also lauded China’s commitment to and generosity of helping others as a major player of the international community, adding that besides its own development, China has never forgotten those underdeveloped nations, as illustrated by its devotion to helping African and Southeast Asian countries to promote development.

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  1. He is fully right. The USA is a war monger. Ripping of many nations in the Caribbean, Central-and South America. Taiwan is good for St. Lucia, but mighty China would have been a better choice, but the SLP sent the Chinese out by opting for Taiwan (under pressure form the USA).

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