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Duterte sings at Asean gala dinner at request of Trump

/ 11:33 PM November 12, 2017

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President Rodrigo Duterte sang at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) gala dinner on Sunday evening, granting the request of United States President Donald Trump.

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A Twitter post of Public Works and Highways Undersecretary for Legal Affairs and Priority Projects Karen Jimeno showed Duterte singing “Ikaw” with singer Pilita Corales.

“Ladies and gentlemen, I sang an invited duet with Ms. Pilita Corrales upon the orders of the commander-in-chief of the United States,” Duterte said after singing.

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The President, chair of the Asean 2017, hosted the gala dinner at the Mall of Asia SMX Convention Center, together with his common-law wife Cielito “Honeylet” Avanceña.

The 10 leaders of the Asean member states as well as the leaders of the Asean dialogue partners attended the event. /atm

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