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Philippine elections 2022

Duterte's Philippine vice presidential bid sparks debate and drama

President willing to back out of race if daughter decides to succeed him

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has confirmed he will run for vice president next year.   © AP

MANILA -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration to run for vice president next year has triggered a flurry of criticism from political opponents, party mates and even his own daughter.

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