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MANILA, Philippines---President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said there is nothing wrong with policemen accepting "gifts" from families who are grateful for their work.

Speaking at the 118th Police Service anniversary in Camp Crame, Duterte argued that receiving gifts out of "gratitude" cannot be considered a violation of the law.

"It is not bribery because it is allowed by the law. What I mean…