10/28/16 EPISODE 3
Mr. Duterte Talked to God, and God Said...

After speaking up for a separation between the U.S. and the Philippines, to be replaced by a bond between the Philippines and China, Mr. Duterte, President of the Philippines traveled to Japan and announced that the separation with the US was a partial one and commercial links would continue. He then traveled to Japan, a US ally and continued his inconsistent US-Phiippines positions. A ripe topic over coffee and "Orient Espresso" continues.

OUTRO: You've been listening to Orient Espresso the weekly discussion of a headline issue in U.S. - China relations, between Dartmouth College historian Pamela Crossley & Norwich University international relations specialist Sarwar Kashmeri.


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