President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the former rebels who were presented to him during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the former rebels who were presented to him during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the former rebels who were presented to him during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Lapu-Lapu with the Rank of Kampilan to Sergeant Reynald Tumangil during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Lapu-Lapu with the Rank of Kampilan to a wounded soldier during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte leads the inspection of the firearms recovered from the former rebels during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. Joining the President is Secretary Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte leads the inspection of the firearms recovered from the former rebels during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during his visit to Camp Melchor F. Dela Cruz in Gamu, Isabela on September 18, 2018, reiterates that the Armed Forces of the Philippines has his full support and that he is one with them in protecting the citizens of the country. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO