President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Leads Ceremonial Send-Off of Vietnamese Fisherman

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan exchange pleasantries following the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnames fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan exchange pleasantries following the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnames fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan exchange pleasantries following the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnames fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan exchange pleasantries following the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnames fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the Vietnamese fishermen as they prepare to board the vessel back to their country during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the Vietnamese fishermen as they prepare to board the vessel back to their country during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to the five Vietnamese fishermen during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Joining the President are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to the five Vietnamese fishermen during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Joining the President are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, reiterates his strong stance against corruption citing that the Constitution should be amneded so that erring government officials would be made accountable for their corrupt practices. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, reiterates his strong stance against corruption citing that the Constitution should be amneded so that erring government officials would be made accountable for their corrupt practices. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, reiterates his strong stance against corruption citing that the Constitution should be amneded so that erring government officials would be made accountable for their corrupt practices. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, reiterates his strong stance against corruption citing that the Constitution should be amneded so that erring government officials would be made accountable for their corrupt practices. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were sent off with provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were sent off with provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, chats with the police and military officials upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, chats with the police and military officials upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, chats with the police and military officials upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, chats with the police and military officials upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
The five Vietnamese fishermen listen to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speech during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
The five Vietnamese fishermen listen to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speech during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, said that the case of the fishermen are minor hence, they deserve compassion. He added that as member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN), he has committed to treat poor citizens who happen to intrude coastal territories with understanding. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, said that the case of the fishermen are minor hence, they deserve compassion. He added that as member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN), he has committed to treat poor citizens who happen to intrude coastal territories with understanding. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Northern Luzon Command (NolCom) Commander Major General Emmanuel Salamat upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Northern Luzon Command (NolCom) Commander Major General Emmanuel Salamat upon his arrival at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan for his attendance to the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman on November 29, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
The Vietnamese fishermen wave goodbye to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the rest of the officials of the Philippine Government during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
The Vietnamese fishermen wave goodbye to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the rest of the officials of the Philippine Government during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to the five Vietnamese fishermen during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Joining the President are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue and Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to the five Vietnamese fishermen during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Joining the President are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan, Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Sual Mayor Roberto Arcinue and Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses one of the Vietnamese fishermen as he prepares to board the vessel back to their country during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses one of the Vietnamese fishermen as he prepares to board the vessel back to their country during the ceremonial send-off at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. Also in the photo are Department of Social Welfare and Development Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Leyco, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, said that the case of the fishermen are minor hence, they deserve compassion. He added that as member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN), he has committed to treat poor citizens who happen to intrude coastal territories with understanding. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the ceremonial send-off of the Vietnamese fisherman at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017, said that the case of the fishermen are minor hence, they deserve compassion. He added that as member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN), he has committed to treat poor citizens who happen to intrude coastal territories with understanding. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his well wishes to one of the Vietnamese fishermen who were sent off during a ceremony at the Sual Wharf and Causeway in Sual, Pangasinan on November 29, 2017. The five Vietnamese fishermen, who were held under the custody of the Philippine government after they were caught poaching in the waters of Bolinao, Pampanga, were given provisions of jackets, hygiene kits, and food items. Also in the photo are Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Director Eduardo Gongona and Vietnamese Ambassador to the Philippines Ly Quoc Tuan. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO