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Helicopter row: President calls Canadian gov’t ‘very stupid’

President Rodrigo Duterte is still sore at Canada for refusing to sell helicopters to the Philippines if these would be used for combat operations against Filipinos. In a speech on Tuesday evening, Mr. Duterte said Canadians were very stupid for making such a stipulation on the planned $233-million purchase of Bell helicopters, especially when the Philippines was trying to keep Islamic State (IS) sympathizers at bay. Mr. Duterte said Canada agreed to sell the helicopters but told the Philippines t

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