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China's bet on Sara Duterte pays off

How Beijing has cultivated Mindanao's most important family

| Philippines
Sara Duterte gestures during her campaign rally on May 7: China seems to have won over Sara Duterte likely securing China's political interests in the Philippines.   © AP

Alvin Camba is assistant professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver and a faculty affiliate at the Climate Policy Lab at Tufts University.

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