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Saturday, December 15, 2018
President Duterte Rings Balangiga Bell
Duterte welcomes the return of the bells from the United States
After over a century away, the bells of Balangiga were returned by the United States to the Philippines. In a handover ceremony on December 15, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte accepted them, and the bell was rung on the island of Samar for the first time since 1901.