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President Duterte vows to preserve gains in government’s fight against illegal drugs, corruption

Posted on: July 17, 2019

DAVAO CITY—President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday said he wants to preserve the administration’s achievements in the fight against illegal drugs and promised to carry out measures to curb corruption in government in the remaining years of his term.

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