President Rodrigo Duterte has cursed the United States anew over its refusal to return the Balangiga Bells seized from Eastern Samar duering the American occupation.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said the United States should be given enough time to return the Balangiga bells taken by its soldiers 116 years ago.
The Philippine government will continue to work with the United States for the return of the Balangiga bells stolen by American troops in 1901, Malacañang said Sunday (July 30).
Amin yan! President Rodrigo Duterte tells United States: Give us back those Balangiga bells
Senate President Koko Pimentel on Wednesday said the return of the Balangiga bells would lead to the "closure" of the wounds of Filipino-American War.
President Rodrigo Duterte did more than just stand up for Filipinos when he demanded that the United States return the Balangiga bells seized by American troops in 1901.