President Benigno Aquino (R) lays a wreath at the monument of Filipino revolutionary leader Andres Bonifacio during a ceremony commemorating the 115th anniversary of the Philippines' independence from foreign rule in Manila on June 12, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO
Philippines Independence Day
12 June 2013
The Philippines commemorates the 115th anniversary of the nation's independence from foreign rule on June 12, 2013.