Philippines celebrates 113th Independence Day

13:49, June 12, 2011      

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Philippines President Benigno Aquino delivers a speech to celebrate the Philippines' 113th Independence Day at the balcony of Aguinaldo shrine in Kawit, Cavite city, south of Manila June 12, 2011. The Philippines is celebrating 113th anniversary of Independence from Spanish colonial rule of more than 300 years marking, the victory of Filipino revolutionaries against Spain in 1898.The shrine stands on the site where Philippine independence was first declared on June 12, 1898.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

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