President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to Solicitor General Jose Calida before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to Solicitor General Jose Calida before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año, Solicitor General Jose Calida, and Senator-elect Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Senator-elect Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go and Armed Forces of the Philippines Vice Chief of Staff Salvador Mison before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes a military officer as he prepares to board a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año, Solicitor General Jose Calida, and Senator-elect Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go before boarding a plane bound for Japan at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City on May 28, 2019. The President is set to participate in the 25th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO