Duterte Declares Victory In Philippines As Rivals Concede; Voter Turnout Hits Record High

"Many residents on the streets of Manila are still wary of Duterte's bold promises.

"Let's see because we still don't know if he can handle it well and he says a lot of things about improving the Philippines. He says that he has a lot of programs for our country. Let's just wait and see if he can deliver."

According to the country's election commission, about 81 percent of the 55 million registered voters showed up at the polls, marking a record high." (Source: Arirang News, 5/10/2016)

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