Duterte's portrait up at Indonesia's Monumen Nasional


Posted at Sep 08 2016 05:43 PM

A portrait of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was displayed alongside Indonesian President Joko Widodo's at Indonesia's Monumen Nasional (National Monument) ahead of Duterte's state visit.

Duterte will be flying to Indonesia late Thursday after his stint at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Vientiane, Laos.

He will meet the Filipino community Friday morning and will meet the Indonesian president in the afternoon.

A state dinner is also schedule before Duterte goes back to Manila Friday night.

Duterte is expected to discuss the case of convicted overseas Filipino worker Mary Jane Veloso, the war on drugs and addressing terrorism with his Indonesian counterpart.