November 11, 2017, Manila Philippines- Two of the most controversial Presidents in the world finally meet.
A photo posted by Bong Go the special assistant of the President has started circulating all over the internet, Duterte and Trump were seen talking to each other cordially. According to a press briefing released afterward, the two leaders were warm and cordial with each other.
Both Donald Trump and Duterte where genuinely pleased to finally see each other in person as told by Harry Roque.
The chat between the two leaders came ahead of their expected bilateral meeting in Manila next week when Trump visits for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit and related meetings.
Before their meeting in Vietnam, the 2 presidents have shared at least 2 phone calls, the first when Duterte congratulated Trump for his victory in the US presidential polls last year.