President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pins the rank insignia on newly-promoted Brigadier General George Blanco during the donning of ranks ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on March 3, 2020.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pins the rank insignia on newly-promoted Brigadier General George Blanco during the donning of ranks ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on March 3, 2020. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pins the rank insignia on newly-promoted Brigadier General George Blanco during the donning of ranks ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on March 3, 2020. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte congratulates newly-promoted Brigadier General George Blanco during the donning of ranks ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on March 3, 2020. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte fits the cap on newly-promoted Brigadier General George Blanco during the donning of ranks ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on March 3, 2020. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO