CBS Political Drama “Madam Secretary” – A political drama which looks into the life of the Secretary of State as she tries to balance work with family. –IMDb

Madam Secretary Season 3 Episode 15 “Break in Diplomacy” Promo – Elizabeth is shocked when the Philippines’ unconventional new president, Datu Andrada (Joel de la Fuente), makes a pass at her during their meeting to discuss his refusal to participate in an Asia-Pacific territory treaty.

Madam Secretary just punched the crap out of the Philippine President in this episode.

Apparently, some aren’t really impressed and quickly reacted to this fiction. The Philippine Embassy in Washington, in particular, published a statement protesting the negative depiction:

STATEMENT ON SEASON 3, EPISODE 15 OF CBS TV SERIES MADAM SECRETARY

06 March 2017

The Philippine Embassy in Washington,…

Posted by Embassy of the Philippines, Washington DC on Monday, March 6, 2017

 

Even the Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella reacted to this.

Here are some reactions from the netizen:

Mainly, a lot of people are relating this to the current Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Should you really be taking this seriously?