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Meet new boss Duterte, same as the old boss

Philippine president shares similarities with his predecessors

| Japan

President Rodrigo Duterte has been nicknamed Asia's "Trump of the East" and his administration portrayed as a harbinger of what could happen in the United States after Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president on Jan. 20.

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