President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect during the meeting with members of his Cabinet and local government officials of Surigao del Sur at the Villa Maria Luisa Hotel in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur on February 23, 2021.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bows his head in prayer prior to the start of the meeting at the Villa Maria Luisa Hotel in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur on February 23, 2021. The President convened a meeting with members of his Cabinet and local government officials of Surigao del Sur to assess the extent of the damage of Tropical Storm Auring that recently hit Caraga Region as well as the response and relief efforts being given to the affected areas. TOTO LOZANO/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect prior to leaving the meeting area after convening with members of his Cabinet and the local government officials of Surigao del Sur at the Villa Maria Luisa Hotel in Tandag City, Surigao del Sur on February 23, 2021. KING RODRIGUEZ/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO