On his face-off with US President Barack Obama, Duterte said he never called him a “son of a bitch”, he said on Friday, but he maintained a defiant stance on his war on drugs.
“I was ready (for Obama). I was waiting for Obama to respond. Lawyer to lawyer, we are both lawyers anyway… I said I never made the statement. Check it out.
“…I said that, but not in relation to Obama,” he said. “I’m not fighting with America.”
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