In a Facebook live video of Miss Philippines-Earth 2016 Imelda Bautista Schweighart drew the attentions of the netizens after likening President Rodrigo Duterte to Adolf Hitler.
In the video, she asked Miss Earth Austria 2016 Kimberly Budinsky if Hitler is also an Austrian.
Imelda : Is Hitler from Austria?
Miss Austria : Ok that's a BAD question because we normally don't really talk about Hitler but yeah he is
Imelda: Oh my God our President is doing Hitler stuff here in the Philippines
Miss Austria: That's crazy!!!!
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Meanwhile, in Imelda Bautista Schweighart Facebook account, she apologized and explaining her side to everyone she offended. She said she's a Duterte follower and said that she made a "soft joke" out of her "excitement."