President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Epseron Jr., and Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President on the sidelines of the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Carlito Galvez Jr., Department of Interior and Local Government Officer-in-Charge Eduardo Año, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Former President Fidel Ramos, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Director General Alex Monteagudo, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, and Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Dante Jimenez during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th NICA Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. Also in the photo are Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Former President Fidel Ramos, Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., and NICA Director General Alex Monteagudo. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives the National Security Policy for Change and Well-Being of the Filipino People and the National Security Strategy 2018 from National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, and National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Director General Alex Monteagudo as he takes a tour of the photo exhibit of NICA’s partner agencies during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th NICA Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with the guests during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the program proper during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. Joining the President on stage are Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Former President Fidel Ramos, NICA Director General Alex Monteagudo, and Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Carlito Galvez Jr., Department of Interior and Local Government Officer-in-Charge Eduardo Año, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Former President Fidel Ramos, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA) Director General Alex Monteagudo, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, and Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Dante Jimenez during the Joint 68th National Security Council and 69th NICA Founding Anniversary Celebration at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on July 31, 2018. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO