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Philippines post-election analysis: How Duterte shot to the top

MANILA–After months of a frighteningly polarizing election campaign, which raised fears of post-elections violence, Filipino voters elected a new set of leaders. To the surprise of many, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), which has consistently been accused of incompetence and partisanship, managed to pull off one of the most peaceful, transparent and credible elections in Philippine […]