Philippines President Breaks Ties With Obama, Aligns With China & Russia


Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte announced his separation from the United States, both militarily and economically, and his intent to align the Philippines with China and Russia.

“America has lost now. I’ve realigned myself in your ideological flow,” he told Chinese business leaders in Beijing on Thursday.

Duterte said he will now go to Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, and tell him, “There are now three of us against the world, China, Philippines and Russia.”

Duterte has had it with Obama, especially over Obama’s criticism of his efforts to crack down on drugs in his country.   In a September news conference, he called Obama a “son of a bitch.”

Ironically, Obama has been loudly critical of Republican nominee Donald Trump, saying he doesn’t know anything about foreign policy.

If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).

To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.


Comment via Facebook

Send this to a friend