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× Duterte warns: During crisis, national gov’t calls the shots, LGUs comply

MANILA, Philippines ---President Rodrigo Duterte has warned local chief executives against "going beyond" the guidelines on the monthlong enhanced community quarantine over Luzon.


In a taped speech aired early Friday, Duterte reminded local government units (LGUs) that it is the national government that should "call the shots" and it is the LGUs' job to comply amid the ongoing coronavirus disease…

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