State Department summons PH envoy for Duterte’s “Bakla” remarks on Goldberg

The Philippines’ charge d’affaires in Washington has been summoned by the U.S. State Department to clarify what it called “improper remarks” that President Rodrigo Duterte’s made against US Ambassador Philip Goldberg. The State Department press office executive Elizabeth Trudeau said on Monday that she summoned Filipino charge d’affaires Patrick Chuasoto. Trudeau said in a news briefing, “the first, specifically on […]

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