President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with some officers of the Philippine National Police during the oath-taking ceremony of their newly promoted officers at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte answers queries from members of the media following the oath-taking ceremony of the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to the newly promoted officers of the Philippine National Police during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 8, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO