independence day

<span>A participant in the "Colors of Freedom Run" waves a Philippine flag at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City, June 12, 2016. The runners wore colored afro wigs and spayed powdered dyes during the celebration of Philippine's 118th Independence Day. </span>
<span>A Philippine Marines soldier aligns a giant Philippine flag during rehearsal for the celebration of the 118th anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine Independence at the Rizal Monument in Manila, June 11, 2016. President Aquino will lead the commemorative activities for the last time.  </span>
<span>The house of Emilio Aguinaldo, the iconic Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit Cavite is covered with lights depicting the most crucial junctures in Philippine history during a light and sounds show using video mapping technology on June 11, 2015.</span>
<span>Members of the Philippine Army practice raising a huge Philippine flag at Rizal Park in Manila on June 11, 2015 as part of preparation for the 117th Independence Day celebration.</span>
<span>A man is reflected on a puddle of water as he walks past the Philippine flag hoisted in Luneta Park, Manila on June 9, 2015. The country will celebrate the 117th Philippine Independence Day on June 12.</span>