President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Hosts Dinner for Rebel Returnees

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte applauds as the surrenderees from the New People’s Army are presented to him at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. Joining the President are Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lieutant Benjamin Madrigal Jr., Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces of the Philippines Vice Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Salvador Melchor Mison Jr. and Directorate for Integrated Police Operations (DIPO) Eastern Mindanao Director Chief Superintendent Jose Gentiles. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana after the surrenderees from the New People’s Army were presented to the President at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes to the surrenderees from the New People’s Army as he admires their act of choosing a peaceful life away from the armed struggle during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte assures the surrenderees from the New People’s Army during a dinner hosted by the President for the rebel returnees at the Malacañan Palace on March 6, 2018 that the government will provide the necessary assistance so that they would be reintegrated to the society. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO