President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center-Children's Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center-Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children's Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center-Children's Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center-Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children's Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with one of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for posterity with some of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children's Cancer Institute (SPMC-CCI) in Davao City on December 28, 2019. With the President are Senator Christopher "Bong" Go, CCI Section Head Dr. Mae Dolendo and SPMC Chief Dr. Leopoldo Vega. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for posterity with some of the pediatric cancer patients he visited at the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children’s Cancer Institute (SPMC-CCI) in Davao City on December 28, 2019. With the President are Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, CCI Section Head Dr. Mae Dolendo and SPMC Chief Dr. Leopoldo Vega. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
A pediatric cancer patient expresses his fondness for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Senator Christopher "Bong" Go during the President's visit to the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children's Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
A pediatric cancer patient expresses his fondness for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Senator Christopher “Bong” Go during the President’s visit to the Southern Philippines Medical Center Children’s Cancer Institute in Davao City on December 28, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO