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It’s a go: Duterte, Valles ‘private meeting’ in Malacañang

Talks will be held Monday afternoon, says Palace
By: - Reporter / @NCorralesINQ
/ 10:22 AM July 09, 2018

The meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte and Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) President Romulo Valles will push through this Monday afternoon, Malacañang said.

“[It’s a] private meeting,” Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said in a text message to INQUIRER.net.

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The meeting will be in Malacañang, he added.

Reports have surfaced that the meeting between the two leaders would not happen as scheduled due to the ongoing CBCP plenary assembly.

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The dialogue between the two leaders was set after Mr. Duterte hurled scathing remarks against the Catholic Church, even calling God “stupid” and questioning the creation theory in the Bible. /kga

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