Donald Trump: I've had "great relationship" with Philippines' Rodrigo Dutere - CBS News

CBS News| Mon Nov 13 01:00:25 EST 2017
MANILA, Philippines -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has sanctioned a bloody drug war that features extrajudicial killing. He called then-President Obama a "son of a whore." This week, he boasted that he murdered a man with his own hands. All that went unmentioned in public by President Trump when the leaders held talks Monday in the Philippines at a summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). During brief remarks to reporters, Mr. Trump said he and Duterte have "had a great relationship" but avoided questions on whether he'd raise human rights issues. Reporters witnessed the beginning of the leaders' bilateral meeting, during which Mr. Trump praised Duterte's hospit..

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