In Photos: President Rodrigo Duterte condoles with families of casualties of the Leyte earthquake

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte condoles with family of the late Gerry Movilla, who was among the casualties during the earthquake that hit Leyte recently. Receiving the financial assistance from the President is the casualty’s partner Merlinda Pacquiao. The President went to Ormoc City to attend the situation briefing with his cabinet members and local officials and to extend financial assistance to the victims. Joining the President in the distribution of financial assistance are Leyte Governor Leopoldo Petilla and Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez. Photo by Robinson Ninal Jr./Presidential Photo

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez and Leyte Representative Lucy Torres-Gomez upon his arrival at the Ormoc City Airport to visit earthquake-ravaged Leyte on July 13, 2017. Photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte condoles with family of the late Rhissa Rosales who was among the casualties during the earthquake that hit Leyte recently. The President went to Ormoc City to personally look into the situation and to extend financial assistance to the victims. Joining the President in the distribution of financial assistance are Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Leyte Governor Leopoldo Petilla and Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez. Photo by Robinson Ninal Jr./Presidential Photo



President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends financial assistance to Lea Atison, one of the victims of the earthquake that hit Leyte recently. The President went to Ormoc City to attend the situation briefing with his cabinet members and local officials and extend financial assistance to the victims. Joining the President in the distribution of financial assistance are Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go, Leyte Governor Leopoldo Petilla, and Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez.  Photo by Robinson Ninal Jr./Presidential Photo
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte engages in a discussion with members of his cabinet and local officials as he attends the situation briefing during his visit to the earthquake-ravaged Leyte on July 13, 2017. Photo by Robinson Ninal Jr./Presidential Photo