Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?

Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?

- A viral photo claimed that US President Donald Trump was endorsing political parties Hugpong ng Pagbabago and Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan

- The photo contained Trump holding a shirt with the political parties’ logos on it

- However, it has been reported that the viral photo was misleading

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A photo circulated online claiming that United States President Donald Trump was endorsing the regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) led by Presidential daughter Sara Duterte and the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), headed by President Rodrigo Duterte.

KAMI learned from GMA News that as seen on the viral photo, Trump was holding a shirt which allegedly contained the logo of HNP and PDP-Laban.

Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?

Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?
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However, when Agence France-Presse conducted a reverse image search, they discovered that the photo was edited. The authentic copy of Trump holding a shirt was first posted on an article of a British newspaper, The Sun, on July 12, 2018.

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Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?

Photo from The Sun by Paul Edwards
Source: Facebook

Fact check: Is US President Donald Trump endorsing HNP and PDP-Laban?

Photo from The Sun by Paul Edwards
Source: Facebook

The original photo was taken when Trump received his personalized England football shirt. The text on the shirt originally contained the US President’s last name with a number “1”.

You may visit the article here.

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