Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has sparked outrage after he kissed an abroad Filipina employee on the lips throughout a reside occasion in Seoul.
Mr Duterte was chatting with a crowd of abroad Filipino staff (OFWs) in Seoul, South Korea, when he known as two Filipina girls on stage to obtain a free copy of a e-book, then satisfied one in every of them to kiss him. In a video of the incident, the woman is seen guffawing uncomfortably and hesitating, however he stored insisting and pointing to his lips for her to kiss him.
After a lot cajoling, the woman, supposedly out of respect, leaned in and kissed him and the scene drew cheers from the gang, largely made up of different Philippine staff.
Although the woman concerned later stated that there was “no malice” within the kiss, the President’s motion has been described as “disgusting theatrics of a misogynist president” by Philippines rights group Gabriela.
It isn’t the primary time Mr Duterte has been accused of inappropriate behaviour in direction of girls.
Following his newest motion, social media customers took to varied on-line platforms to name him out.
Watch the video under.