President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the bilateral meeting with People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte makes his way inside the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing for the bilateral meeting with People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang on April 25, 2019. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a warm welcome from People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang prior to the start of the bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang pose for posterity prior to the start of the bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang pose for posterity prior to the start of the bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang agree to bolster economic ties as they hold a bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019 ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People's Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang agree to bolster economic ties as they hold a bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019 ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang agree to bolster economic ties as they hold a bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019 ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang agree to bolster economic ties as they hold a bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on April 25, 2019 ahead of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO