Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippine president

By Jim Gomez
Updated June 30 2022 - 4:21am, first published 4:17am
Ferdinand Marcos Jr has taken over from Rodrigo Duterte as Philippine President.

Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the namesake son of an ousted dictator, has been sworn in as Philippine president in one of the greatest political comebacks in recent history but which opponents say was pulled off by whitewashing his family's image.