Photos: Official Visit to Sochi and Moscow, Russian Federation, October 1 to 5, 2019


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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 6, 2019 following his successful official visit to the Russian Federation. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded foyer honors upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on October 6, 2019 following his successful official visit to the Russian Federation. ARMAN BAYLON/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with the members of his delegation while on board a plane bound for Davao City on October 5, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves at the send-off party as he prepares to depart at the Vnukovo Military Base Airport in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 5, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded foyer honors as he prepares to depart at the Vnukovo Military Base Airport in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 5, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during his meeting with the Filipino community at the Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (VDNH) in Moscow on October 5, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte sings a duet with one of the performers during his meeting with the Filipino community at the Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy (VDNH) in Moscow on October 5, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte admires the artwork displayed during the ASEAN-Russian Exhibition at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte dons the robe and toga after receiving an honorary doctorate degree diploma from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University Vice Rector Artem Malgin during a ceremony at the MGIMO University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presents over 50 books about the Philippines to the officials of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University represented by Vice Rector Artem Malgin prior to the conferment of the honorary doctorate degree at the MGIMO University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte answers queries after receiving his honorary doctorate degree diploma from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University Vice Rector Artem Malgin during a ceremony at the MGIMO University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives an honorary doctorate degree diploma from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University Vice Rector Artem Malgin during a ceremony at the MGIMO University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Senator Christopher "Bong" Go pose for posterity following the conferment of the honorary doctorate degree to the President at the MGIMO University in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 05, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte applauds while witnessing the Philippine Cultural Gala Performance at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev during the Philippine Cultural Gala Performance at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose as he is given a tour inside the Kremlin Palace in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is given a tour inside the Kremlin Palace in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with some members of his delegation during the Philippines-Russia Business Forum at the House of the Unions in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the program proper during the Philippines-Russia Business Forum at the House of the Unions in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte honors the fallen Soviet soldiers who fought during World War II as he leads the wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and members of his delegation sing the Philippine National Anthem during the wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte prepares to lead the wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 4, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte answers queries during the plenary session of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club at the Polyana 1389 Hotel in Sochi, Russia on October 3, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the plenary session of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club at the Polyana 1389 Hotel in Sochi, Russia on October 3, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins other leaders during the plenary session of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club at the Polyana 1389 Hotel in Sochi, Russia on October 3, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte boards a plane at the Sochi International Airport as he heads back to Moscow, Russia on October 3, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the members of his delegation hold a bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Polyana 1389 Hotel in Sochi on October 3, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Russian President Vladimir Putin pose for posterity prior to the start of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club at the Polyana 1389 Hotel in Sochi on October 3, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with the officials of Rosneft Oil Co. led by its CEO Igor Sechin who paid a courtesy call on the President at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russia on October 2, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Rosneft Oil Co. CEO Igor Sechin who paid a courtesy call on the President at the Four Seasons Hotel in Moscow, Russia on October 2, 2019. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a warm welcome from the members of the reception party upon his arrival at the Sochi International Airport in Russia on October 2, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to the members of the send-off party as he prepares to board a plane at the Vnukovo Military Base Airport in Moscow, Russia on October 2, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with his supporters outside a hotel in Moscow, Russian Federation following his successful bilateral meeting with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on October 2, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and the members of his delegation hold a bilateral meeting with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and other Russian officials at the Prime Minister's Office in Moscow on October 2, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev pose for posterity prior to the start of their bilateral meeting at the Prime Minister's Office in Moscow on October 2, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a warm welcome from Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev prior to the start of their bilateral meeting at the Prime Minister's Office in Moscow on October 2, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets the officers from the Philippine Embassy in Russia upon his arrival at a hotel in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 2, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a warm welcome from Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev upon his arrival at the Vnukovo Military Base Airport in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 2, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the Vnukovo Military Base Airport in Moscow, Russian Federation on October 2, 2019. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded foyer honors prior to his departure at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City on October 01, 2019 for his official visit to the Russian Federation. Accompanying the President is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Noel Clement. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte visits the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte visits the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by Senator Christopher "Bong" Go as he visits the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. ARMAN BAYLON/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by Senator Christopher "Bong" Go as he visits the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. ARMAN BAYLON/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte kisses the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, during his visit at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. ARMAN BAYLON/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte kisses the resting place of his parents, Vicente Duterte, the former governor of then undivided Davao Province, and Soledad Duterte, one of Davao’s respected civic leaders, during his visit at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Davao City on October 28, 2020. The President, as an annual tradition, visits the family mausoleum during All Saints or All Souls Day even when he was still mayor of Davao City. ARMAN BAYLON/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talks to the people after holding a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) core members at the Matina Enclaves in Davao City on October 26, 2020. ARMAN BAYLON/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) core members prior to his talk to the people at the Matina Enclaves in Davao City on October 26, 2020. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian pose for prosperity following the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories at the Kalayaan in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020. Joining them are Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Chief of Presidential Protocol Robert E.A. Borje and representatives from the Department on Foreign Affairs, and the Department of Health. The humidifiers donated by Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian pose for prosperity following the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories at the Kalayaan in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020. Joining them are Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Chief of Presidential Protocol Robert E.A. Borje and representatives from the Department on Foreign Affairs, and the Department of Health. The humidifiers donated by Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian discuss matters prior to the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories donated by Chinese Embassy in the Philippines. The turnover of High-Flow Humidifiers held at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020, will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian discuss matters prior to the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories donated by Chinese Embassy in the Philippines. The turnover of High-Flow Humidifiers held at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020, will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea receives 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories from Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian during the ceremonial turnover at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020. Joining the Executive Secretary are representatives from the Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Health and Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Chief of Presidential Protocol Robert E.A. Borje. The humidifiers donated by the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea receives 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories from Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian during the ceremonial turnover at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace on October 21, 2020. Joining the Executive Secretary are representatives from the Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Health and Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Chief of Presidential Protocol Robert E.A. Borje. The humidifiers donated by the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. ALFRED FRIAS/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea greets Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian upon the latter's arrival at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace for the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories on October 21, 2020. The humidifiers donated by the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea greets Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian upon the latter's arrival at the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañan Palace for the ceremonial turnover of 150 units of High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy equipment with 300 sets of accessories on October 21, 2020. The humidifiers donated by the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines will help ramp up the capacities of Philippine public hospitals and facilities in providing treatment to COVID-19 patients. The assistance forms part of the Philippines-China partnership in addressing the global challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO