Last updated: May 22, 2018

Philippine campaign ends in panic as Trump-like mayor leads

The campaign sortie of Presidential candidate Vice-president Jejomar Binay and Congressman Manny Pacquiao, who is running for senator in Monday's national elections, passes thru narrow streets in Navotas north of Manila, Philippines Friday, May 6, 2016. Binay is running fourth in the latest poll survey while Pacquiao is in the top five of the possible senators. The country will hold a national election on Monday to succeed President Benigno Aquino III with tough-talking Mayor Rodrigo Duterte leading among five presidential candidates in most surveys.(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A bruising presidential campaign is drawing to a close in the Philippines with a last-minute attempt by the president to unify candidates against a front-running mayor perceived as a threat to democracy virtually collapsing.

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