Duterte to raise unfinished business in address to the nation

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will be delivering his State of the Nation address on July 22, 2019.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will be delivering his State of the Nation address on July 22, 2019.PHOTO: REUTERS

MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to tackle some unfinished business when he delivers his State of the Nation Address on Monday (July 22), mid-way into his six-year term.

His aides said his 45-minute speech will be short and sweet. His detractors, however, say it will be a harbinger of darker times ahead.

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