Tokyo: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte kissed five Filipino women on stage during a speech in front of a longtime partner, and said that the beautiful women helped them “recover” due to having them ‘gay’. The 74-year-old leader was meeting with people of the Filipino community in Japan on Thursday. At the end of the program, she told herself to kiss herself from the woman Volunteers sitting near the stage.
According to CNN Philippine, the first woman hesitated to ask where to kiss her on the lips or on the cheek? Then kissed them and immediately left the stage. The second woman appeared to be tired and scared on this occasion, she presented herself as a person of Davo. After kissing on the cheek he thanked the leader.
Female audience members kiss President Rodrigo Duterte on the cheek after some taunting from both Duterte and the audience.
A similar incident happened in June 2018, where Duterte kissed an OFW on the lips. (1/2) pic.twitter.com/ozyfpdQV77
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Duterte pointed to the third woman, who went to the stage after being called. It has been said in the report that after the kiss, they took a picture together, in which the dread could be seen holding his hand. Fourth and fifth women did the same while the press took photographs. During his speech, Duterte said that the beautiful women helped him “recover” from being “gay”, later reprimanded his critic Senator Antonio Trilanes for allegedly being gay.
In June 2018, he was confused at the time when he kissed a married foreign Filipino worker in Seoul during a meeting with the Filipino community. Duterte was on a four day trip to Japan, which ended on Friday.