President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the oath-taking ceremony of newly-promoted Generals and Flag Officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, and Star Rank Officers of the Philippine National Police at the Malacañan Palace on December 12, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shakes the hand of a family member of one of the newly promoted generals of the AFP, during the oath-taking ceremony of newly-promoted Generals and Flag Officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, and Star Rank Officers of the Philippine National Police at the Malacañan Palace on December 12, 2018. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his hand to the daughter of one of the newly-promoted Generals of the Armed Forces of the Philippines who showed a gesture of respect to the President during the oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 12, 2018. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shakes the hand of a family member of one of the newly promoted generals of the PNP during the oath-taking ceremony of newly-promoted Generals and Flag Officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, and Star Rank Officers of the Philippine National Police at the Malacañan Palace on December 12, 2018. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO