President Rodrigo Roa Duterte attends 11th Founding Anniversary of EastMinCom

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes to an awardee from the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of EastMinCom at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins the boodle fight during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Breaking bread with the President are his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Armed Forces Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año on the sidelines of the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with Presidential Adviser on Military Affairs Arthur Tabaquero, Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, and the men and women of the EastMinCom in a photo opportunity during the during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of EastMinCom at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017, urges the men and women of EastMinCom to continue their efforts in battling insurgency and illegal drugs while maintaining their abidance to the rules of engagement. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017, urges the men and women of EastMinCom to continue their efforts in battling insurgency and illegal drugs while maintaining their abidance to the rules of engagement. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Best Tactical Operations Group award to LtC. Jose Pabilonia of the Tactical Operations Group-11 during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Assisting the President in the awarding ceremony is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Best Battalion South Eastern Mindanao award to LtC. Esmal Mandana Jr. of the 25th Infantry Battalion during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Assisting the President in the awarding ceremony is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Best Operating Naval Assets Award to Patrol Ship 20 of the Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Best Civilian Employee Award to Charmaine Calungsod during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Assisting the President in the awarding ceremony is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Best Enlisted Personnel Award to SSg. Rey D Tamiok during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Assisting the President in the awarding ceremony is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte awards the Gold Cross Medals to SSg. Dexter Baldisaca and Cpl Renato Antecristo during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte awards the Gold Cross Medal to 1Lt. Robert Wanawan Jr. during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Assisting the President in the awarding ceremony is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the guestbook upon his arrival at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City for his attendance to the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) on September 1, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte walks with his grandson, Mateo ‘Stingray’ Duterte Carpio, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s son, while leaving the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City following his attendance to the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) on September 1, 2017. Joining the President is Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero. KIWI BULACLAC/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with full military honors upon his arrival at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City for his attendance to the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) on September 1, 2017. Accompanying the President is EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero. KIWI BULACLAC/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins the boodle fight during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Breaking bread with the President are Presidential Adviser on Military Affairs Arthur Tabaquero, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero, and Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins the boodle fight during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Breaking bread with the President are his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero, and Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins the boodle fight during the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) 11th Founding Anniversary celebration at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Breaking bread with the President are his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero, and Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with Presidential Adviser on Military Affairs Arthur Tabaquero, Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, and the men and women of the EastMinCom in a photo opportunity during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of EastMinCom at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017, expresses his gratitude to the men and women of EastMinCom for combating communist insurgency and in actively supporting the campaign against illegal drugs. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the program proceedings during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. Joining the President on stage are Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Eduardo Año,and EastMinCom Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a token from Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lt. Gen. Rey Guerrero during the 11th Founding Anniversary celebration of EastMinCom at the Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on September 1, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO