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Xi Jinping Sends Message to Congratulate Rodrigo Duterte on His Inauguration as President of the Philippines

On June 30, 2016, President Xi Jinping sent a message to Rodrigo Duterte, congratulating him on his inauguration as the 16th President of the Republic of the Philippines.

In the congratulatory message, Xi Jinping expressed that China and the Philippines are unmovable neighbors. Good-neighborliness and friendship is a historical inheritance for bilateral relationship over the past century and also a right direction that must be carried on. Today, China and the Philippines face important opportunities in the development of bilateral relations. I am willing to make joint efforts with Mr. President to push for improvement and healthy and steady development of bilateral relations. I believe that as long as the two sides uphold sincerity and goodwill and adhere to mutual trust and cooperation, we will definitely usher in a brighter future for bilateral relations and cooperation.

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