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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he regrets comments aimed at U.S. President Barack Obama, which led to a cancellation of their meeting.

The meeting between Obama and Duterte was rescheduled and will not occur this week while the two leaders are in Laos for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit.

SEE: Obama Cancels Meeting With Philippines President

A statement from Manila’s Malacanang Palace said the meeting “has been mutually agreed upon to be moved to a later date.”

The decision comes after a rant Monday by Duterte, who was critical of potential conflict with Obama. The United States then decided the meeting planned for Tuesday wouldn’t be productive.

SEE ALSO: Philippines President Calls Obama ‘Son Of A Whore’

Duterte’s office said his comment were not meant to be a personal attack against Obama.

Prior to traveling to Laos on Monday, Duterte, expecting criticism from Obama over the Philippines’ new war on drugs in which more than 1,900 people have thus far died, bluntly answered a press question by saying “I am a president of a sovereign state and we have long ceased to be a colony.

I do not have any master except the Filipino people, nobody but nobody. You must be respectful. Do not just throw questions. Putang ina I will swear at you in that forum,” he said, using the Tagalog phrase for “son of a bitch.”

Obama, in Hangzhou, China, for the G20 summit, responded, “Obviously the Filipino people are some of our closest friends and allies and the Philippines is a treaty ally of ours, but I always want to make sure that if I’m having a meeting that it’s actually productive and we’re getting something done.

On Tuesday, Duterte admitted that “While the immediate cause [of the controversy] was my strong comments to certain press questions that elicited concern and distress, we also regret it came across as a personal attack on the U.S. president.

A date for the rescheduled meeting was not announced.

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Nigerians React To Defence Spokesperson's Statement That Videos Of Lekki Shooting Were Photoshopped

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Nigerians have reacted to the video of Nigeria’s defence spokesman, John Eneche, saying that the videos of the Lekki Tollgate shooting were photoshopped. In the video, he said it was analysed and the analyst concluded that they were all doctored.

His statement has generated reactions from Nigerians. Taking to Twitter, many Nigerian users on the micro-blogging platform have dismissed his statement as false because it is impossible to photoshop a live video on Instagram.

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Information Nigeria recalls DJ Switch was hailed by Nigerians for her bravery as she waited at the scene of the incident to give everyone a live footage via her Instagram page.

A user identified as Tolani tweeted:

“Dear generation old Nigeria… you cannot photoshop Instagram live. Your ‘analyst’ has 419’d you sir.”

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Hoodlums Looting At Bode Thomas Street In Lagos (VIDEO)

In a video making rounds on Twitter, hoodlums were captured looting at Bode Thomas street in Lagos.

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The video revealed that some hoodlums are currently looting some properties on the street.

Following the unrest that has swiped through the streets of Lagos, hoodlums have taken over the street to cause mayhem in several parts of the state.

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What started as a peaceful protest has led to the death of many lives and the propaganda of private and public properties.

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