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Erice: Duterte looked like a sloppy leader in barong at ASEAN meet

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President Rodrigo Duterte was less than a head-turner at the recently-concluded Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit.

That was the fashion review of Caloocan City second-district Rep. Edgar Erice when asked to comment on the President’s performance at the summit.

Duterte met world leaders at the Asean event wearing a barong with the top button unfastened.

“The sloppy way of wearing the barong of the president is something that downgrades the image of a Filipino leader,” Erice said.

“I think a president shouldn’t be lousy and sloppy in the way he dresses specially while representing the Filipinos in an international major event,” the Magnificent 7 lawmaker said.