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President Rodrigo R. Duterte presides over the meeting with US Secretary of State John F. Kerry at the President’s Hall of the Malaca├▒an Palace on July 27, 2016. Also in the photo are (from left to right) National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, and Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella. KIWI BULACLAC/PPD