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Leni Robredo's candidacy has been worth the wait

Former lawyer wants to restore a system upended by Rodrigo Duterte

| Philippines
Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo announces her candidacy for president in Quezon City on Oct. 7.   © Reuters

Criselda Yabes is a journalist based in the Philippines. She is author of "The Battle of Marawi," her 10th book, which was published last year.

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