Philippine Candidates Make Final Push in Divisive Election

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  • Thousands drawn to last rallies before May 9 presidential vote
  • Davao mayor Rodrigo Duterte leads in recent opinion polls

Rodrigo Duterte, mayor of Davao City and presidential candidate, gestures as he speaks during a campaign rally in Manila.

Photographer: Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg

Philippine presidential candidates made a final push for votes in rallies on Saturday that drew thousands of supporters two days before the tightly contested election.

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