Hundreds of people in the Philippines rallied in stormy weather to protest after the country’s president, Rodrigo Duterte, approved the burial of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos in a heroes’ cemetery.
Hundreds gathered in Luneta to oppose the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.
A Los Angeles-based organization of Filipino WW II veterans added its voice opposing to the burial of Philippine President Marcos in the country’s national heroes cemetery.
Instead of healing the country, it would perpetuate dissension and division. It would subject the country to international ridicule
The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) is against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.