US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump who had earlier on pledged to support Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte has denounced his support for the controversial president.
This denouncement comes days after the insulted U.S president days before their scheduled meeting.
According to Donald Trump, he’s the president of the United States and insulting the presidency today, you have insulted him. “… and as such I have withdrawn my pledged support for your style of fighting drugs through extrajudicial killings” – Trump said.
Russia’s Vladimar Putin is also reported to have pledged support for Duterte.