President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on October 17, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on October 17, 2018. Also in the photo is Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. after the latter took his oath of office before the President during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on October 17, 2018. Also in the photo is Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO