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Duterte, Trump talk North Korea

US president invites Philippine counterpart to Washington

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At a press conference following an ASEAN summit, President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines described North Korea's Kim Jong Un as a guy who "simply wants to end the world".   © Reuters

MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte called on President Donald Trump to be prudent in his handling of North Korea during an overnight phone call after an Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit in Pasay City concluded on Saturday.

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