Philippine protesters burn Swastika-shaped effigy of Donald Trump

HOW DOES THIS WORK? U.S. President Donald Trump quizzically looked at his peers from Asian nations on Monday in the Philippines as they tried to execute the Association of South East Asian Nations traditional cross-armed handshake

Their meeting was one of the most anticipated of the summit of East and Southeast Asian leaders in Manila, with human rights groups pressing Mr Trump to take a tough line on Mr Duterte over his bloody war on drugs, in which thousands of people have been killed. Although a White House official said that human rights were briefly mentioned when the leaders met on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit, Trump did not publicly mention the rights violations.

While a Philippines government spokesman said that human rights issue was not raised during the leaders' meeting, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said that the topic was mentioned briefly.

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is adding entertainer to his role as host of the ASEAN summit, singing a duet on behalf of President Donald Trump.

President Donald Trump ended his swing through Asia hailing progress in advancing his goal of reducing the USA trade deficit.

He arrived in Manila on Sunday after a brief stop in Vietnam. But while Trump made rhetorical waves during his first visit to the region as president, questions about how much he actually achieved continue to linger.

Trump says Modi has "become a friend of ours" and praising the Indian leader during their one-on-one meeting.

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Modi says Trump "has expressed a very high opinion of India" in his travels.

He met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and highlighted their two nations' "deeper and more comprehensive" ties, looking to strengthen a relationship that is vital to the USA vision of an Indo-Pacific region that attempts to de-emphasise China's influence.

At the start of the ASEAN-only meeting, Duterte said issues he expects participants to discuss include threats posed by "non-traditional security issues" to the peace and stability and prosperity of the region. "We are an important ally", Duterte told Trump at the beginning of their talks, according to reporters allowed in to the meeting room.

Trump is teasing a "major statement" on trade and North Korea in Washington on Wednesday when he returns.

"In my view", he told The Times, "President Trump has been fueling North Korean crisis by conducting fierce verbal attacks against North Korea's Kim Jong-un intentionally".

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