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. PHOTO: REUTERS
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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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