President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for posterity with some of the guests during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines and Liga ng mga Barangay at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines during their oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines and the Liga ng mga Barangay during their oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines and the Liga ng mga Barangay during their oath-taking ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with some of the guests during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines and Liga ng mga Barangay at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with some of the guests during the oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected officers of the League of Cities of the Philippines and Liga ng mga Barangay at the Malacañan Palace on August 6, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO