Trump praises relations with Philippines' Duterte


Photographs by AP/ANDREW HARNIK

U.S. President Donald Trump (center) and other leaders do the “ASEAN-way handshake” on stage during the opening ceremony at the ASEAN Summit at the Cultural Center of the Philippines on Monday in Manila, Philippines.

MANILA -- President Donald Trump said on Monday that he had a "great relationship" with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, making little mention of human rights at his first face-to-face meeting with a leader accused of carrying out a campaign of extrajudicial killings in his nation's war on drugs.

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