The Philippine President Duterte offered his personal congratulations and best wishes to both newly US President Elect Donald Trump and to the American people.
President Rodrigo Duterte sent his greetings of recognition to the newly elected President of the United states, Donald Trump.
According to the Philippine President, American election is proof of a long tradition of democratic system constitutionally enjoyed by the US citizens.
The two-party system gave freedom to every Americans of free choice to elect a leader based on the platform carried by the nominee party and not only in personality.
President Duterte only desire is the victory of US President Elect Trump in the next 4 years as Chief Executive and Commander in Chief of the US Military and hoping to work with him for enhancing the Philippine-US relationship based on mutual respect, mutual benefits, and shared commitment to democratic principles and rule of the law.