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Duterte nemesis and drug-war critic bids for Philippine president

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Philippines Vice President Leni Robredo, an arch-rival of President Rodrigo Duterte and staunch critic of his deadly drug war, said Thursday she will run for the top job, becoming the leading opposition candidate in a crowded election field.

Added on the 07/10/2021 10:56:56 - Copyright : AFP EN

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