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Aquino recalls WWII lessons to push for Bangsamoro law

Apr 09, 2015 - 3:37 PM

More suffering and misunderstanding are brought on by war while unity will bear progress This lesson is what pushed me further to fight for lasting peace in Mindanao

DAY OF VALOR. President Benigno Aquino III troops the line upon arrival at the Dambana ng Kagitingan, Mt. Samat Shrine in Pilar, Bataan for the 73rd Commemoration of the Day of Valor. Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau

US relaxes rules on Filipino WWII vets

Jul 11, 2013 - 3:13 PM

For the first time the US agrees to look into Philippine army records extending benefits to over 4 000 World War II veterans

HEROES TOO. Bulacan veterans are seated in front during the rites at Barasoain Church. Photo by AC Dimatatac