Filipinos from all corners of Metro Manila converged along the People Power Monument along EDSA in Quezon City on Friday to commemorate the 25th year anniversary of the EDSA People Power revolution that ended 21-year dictatorship rule in the country.
The death of former President Corazon Aquino has practically the entire Filipino nation, from powerful politicians to the ordinary people on the streets grieving for the loss of a woman considered as the icon of Philippine democracy.
The first female Phillipine President Corazon Aquino has died at the age of 76. She had been battling cancer since 2008. Corazon has been credited with restoring democracy to her nation during her time as president.