Philippines: Duterte to deliver second State of Nation address

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is due to deliver his second State of the Nation Address on Monday.

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    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is due to deliver his second State of the Nation Address on Monday.

    From a conflict with ISIL-inspired fighters in Mindanao, to his bloody war on drugs and calling the United States "lousy", it has been a turbulent time in office for Duterte.

    Al Jazeera's Yaara Bou Melhem reports from the capital Manila.


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