Obama scraps talks with Filipino president

  • 07/09/2016
Obama scraps talks with Filipino president

Barack Obama has scrapped talks with the Filipino president after he called him a "son of a whore", or possibly a "son of a bitch"; translations have varied.

Duterte has since back tracked on the comments, saying they weren't meant to be a personal attack.

International Relations Expert Robert Patman spoke to Paul Henry about what this means.

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