President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Returns from Successful Japan Visit

Presdent Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III prior to his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017. Also in the photo are Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Presidential Chief Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo, and Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte runs down the various developments following his successful visit to Japan during his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017. He noted Japan’s pledge of assistance amounting to almost $9-billion as well as the economic, defense, and security cooperation between Philippines and Japan. The President also said he is honored to meet Emperor Akihito during his visit. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere waves goodbye to the Japanese officials during his send-off at the Haneda International Airport in Tokyo following a successful two-day visit that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere shows a gesture of appreciation to the Japanese officials during his send-off at the Haneda International Airport in Tokyo following a successful two-day visit that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to the Japanese officials during his send-off at the Haneda International Airport in Tokyo following a successful two-day visit that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
It’s all smiles for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the members of his delegation as they pose for a photo while on-board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight following a successful two-day visit to Japan that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, Quezon City 4th District Representative Feliciano Belmonte Jr., and Special Assistant to the President while on-board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight as they head back to the Philippines following a successful two-day visit to Japan that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with the members of his delegation on-board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight following a successful two-day visit to Japan that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte makes his way on-board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight back to the Philippines following a successful two-day visit to Japan that ended on October 31,2017. SIMEON CELI JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City following a successful two-day visit to Japan on October 31, 2017. Accompanying the Preisdent is Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of Staff Rey Guerrero. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of Staff Rey Guerrero upon the President’s arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City following a successful two-day visit to Japan on October 31, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets 10th Infantry Division Commander MGen. Noel Clement upon the President’s arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City following a successful two-day visit to Japan on October 31, 2017. Also in the photo are Philippine Air Force Commander Lt. Gen. Galileo Kintanar Jr., and Philippine Navy Commander Vice Admiral Ronald Mercado. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte runs down the various developments following his successful visit to Japan during his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017. He noted Japan’s pledge of assistance amounting to almost $9-billion as well as the economic, defense, and security cooperation between Philippines and Japan. The President also said he is honored to meet Emperor Akihito during his visit. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, during his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017, urges the combatants of the New People’s Army to lay down their arms for he will provide assistance for their reintegration to the community. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte salutes to one of the military officials who welcomed him upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City following a successful two-day visit to Japan on October 31, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017, states that it has been an honor to meet Japan Emperor Akihito during his visit to Japan. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, during his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017, urges the combatants of the New People’s Army to lay down their arms for he will provide assistance for their reintegration to the community. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Presdent Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with the members of his cabinet prior to his arrival speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 31, 2017. Joining the President in the photo are National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Presidential Chief Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, and Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City following a successful two-day visit to Japan on October 31, 2017. Accompanying the Preisdent is Armed Forces of the Philippines chief of Staff Rey Guerrero. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO