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× Panelo: Duterte endorsing Imee Marcos out of ‘gratitude’

MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte is just reciprocating the support he received from Ilocos Norte Governor and now senatorial aspirant Imee Marcos during the 2016 presidential elections.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said this on Monday in defense of the President's endorsement of Marcos' Senate bid.

Panelo explained said that endorsing Marcos does not contradict Duterte's…

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