New Philippines leader bizarre comments about rape

Don’t compare Trump and Duterte – the Philippines leader is far worse

In the video, Duterte was shown telling a crowd of laughing supporters at a campaign rally: “They raped all of the women … There was this Australian lay minister … when they took them out … I saw her face and I thought, son of a bitch, what a pity … they raped her, they all lined up.

“I was mad she was raped but she was so beautiful. I thought, the mayor should have been first.”

On Tuesday, Duterte, who is the first presidential candidate from the southern island of Mindanao, said: “I apologise to the Filipino people for my recent remarks.