President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the Beijing International Airport in the People’s Republic of China on April 24, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by a member of the reception party from the People’s Republic of China upon his arrival at the Beijing International Airport on April 24, 2019. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a token from a member of the reception party from the People’s Republic of China upon his arrival at the Beijing International Airport on April 24, 2019. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua upon his arrival at the Beijing International Airport in the People’s Republic of China on April 24, 2019. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte walks past honor guards upon his arrival at the Beijing International Airport in the People’s Republic of China on April 24, 2019. Accompanying the President is his partner Cielito Avanceña and their daughter Veronica. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Philippine Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Jose Sta. Romana upon his arrival at the Beijing International Airport in the People’s Republic of China on April 24, 2019. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO