President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte recognizes the presence of his trusted aide Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President as he delivers his speech during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte applauds as he witnesses the program proper during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. Joining the President on stage are Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President waves to the crowd as President Rodrigo Roa Duterte recognizes his presence during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with the Filipinos based in Israel as he met with them at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect as he takes center stage during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect as he takes center stage during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with the Filipinos based in Israel as he met with them at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Filipinos based in Israel greet President Rodrigo Roa Duterte with loud cheers upon his arrival at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem to meet with the Filipino community on September 2, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte turns emotional as a performer sings one of his favorite songs, ‘You Raise Me Up’ during his meeting with the Filipino community in Israel at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem on September 2, 2018. Also in the photo is Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO