Philippines celebrates 113th Independence Day (2)

13:49, June 12, 2011      

Email | Print | Subscribe | Comments | Forum 

Philippines President Benigno Aquino (R) salutes while reviewing honor guards upon arrival to celebrate the Philippines' 113th Independence Day 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. At left is Philippine Armed Forces Chief of Staff General Eduardo Oban.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)
【1】 【2】


  • Do you have anything to say?
  • Third cross-Strait forum holds reception
  • Relief works under way in flood-hit E China
  • Europride Parade held in Rome
  • Germany lifts warning against cucumber, tamato and lettuce
  • 35 killed, over 100 injured in twin blasts in Peshawar of Pakistan
  • Colombian soldiers search for kidnapped Chinese workers