President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath of office of Vice-Admiral Leopoldo Laroya as the new Commandant of the Philippine Coast Guard at the General Santos City Airport in General Santos City on November 22, 2021.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte returns the salute of newly-promoted Philippine Coast Guard Commandant, Vice Admiral Leopoldo Laroya, following the donning of rank and oath-taking ceremony at the General Santos City Airport in General Santos City on November 22, 2021. SIMEON CELI/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pins the rank insignia on newly-promoted Philippine Coast Guard Commandant, Vice Admiral Leopoldo Laroya, during the donning of rank and oath-taking ceremony at the General Santos City Airport in General Santos City on November 22, 2021. SIMEON CELI/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte fixes the hat of newly-promoted Philippine Coast Guard Commandant, Vice Admiral Leopoldo Laroya, during the donning of rank and oath-taking ceremony at the General Santos City Airport in General Santos City on November 22, 2021. SIMEON CELI/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte returns the salute of newly-promoted Philippine Coast Guard Commandant, Vice Admiral Leopoldo Laroya, following the donning of rank and oath-taking ceremony at the General Santos City Airport in General Santos City on November 22, 2021. SIMEON CELI/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO