Military history of the Philippines

The Battle of Mactan on April 27, 1521, is celebrated as the earliest reported resistance of the natives in the Philippines against foreign invaders. Lapu-Lapu, a Chieftain of Mactan Island, defe...
Political history of the Philippines
The political history of the Philippines are chronicles which describes the history of the islands, starting from the beginning of civilization and up to the present day period.
Peace process with the Bangsamoro in the Philippines
In the late 1960s, an independence movement was founded in Mindanao, the Philippines to separate the Muslim majority-Moro areas from the rest of the Philippines. The area is now called the Bangsamoro...
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Siege of Saigon
The Siege of Saigon, a two-year siege of the city by the Vietnamese after its capture on 17 February 1859 by a Franco-Spanish flotilla under the command of the French admiral Charles Rigault de Genou...
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Proclamation № 1081
Proclamation № 1081 was the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines by President Ferdinand E. Marcos. It became effective throughout the entire country on 21 September 1972, and was announced to...
Battle of Kakarong de Sili
The Battle of Kakarong de Sili was fought on January 1, 1897 near Pandi, Bulacan, in the Philippines. The Kakarong Republic, based in the little fort in Pandi, was attacked by a force of Spaniards tha...
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Malolos Constitution
The Political Constitution of 1899 (Spanish: Constitución Política de 1899), informally known as the Malolos Constitution, was the basic law of the First Philippine Republic. It was written by Fel...
Malolos Constitution - Wikipedia
1997 Asian financial crisis
The Asian financial crisis was a period of financial crisis that gripped much of East Asia beginning in July 1997 and raised fears of a worldwide economic meltdown due to financial contagion.The crisi...
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Reform the Armed Forces Movement
The Reform the Armed Forces Movement, also referred to by the acronym RAM, is a cabal of officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) that attempted to seize power in the Philippines during t...
Pablo Tecson
Pablo Ocampo Tecson (July 4, 1858 – April 30, 1940) was an officer in the Revolutionary Army serving under Gen. Gregorio del Pilar (responsible for the eventual surrender of the Spanish forces) and a ...
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Hukbalahap Rebellion
The Hukbalahap Rebellion was a rebellion staged by former Hukbalahap or Hukbo ng Bayan Laban sa Hapon (Anti-Japanese Army) soldiers against the Philippine government. It started in during the Japanes...
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Hassan Uprising
The Hassan uprising was a rebellion among the Moro people of Jolo during the Philippine-American War. It was led by a Muslim datu named Datu Hassan the youngest son of the Great Raja Muda Ammang. Pan...
List of women Senators of the Philippines
This is a list of women senators of the Philippines. This was created as a guide to identify the women in the Philippines who has served as senators in the Senate of the Philippines, as distinct from ...
Political dynasties in the Philippines
Politics in the Philippines has been under the control of a few notable families. It is normal for a politician's son, wife, brother, or other kinsman, to run for the same or other government office....
Wallace Air Station
Wallace Air Station was a United States Air Force (USAF) facility located in San Fernando, La Union, Luzon Island, The Philippines.
Wallace Air Station occupied 101 hectares of base land loca...
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Moro Islamic Liberation Front
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF; Arabic: جبهة تحرير مورو الإسلامية‎ Jabhat Tahrīr Moro al-ʿIslāmiyyah) is a rebel group in Mindanao, Philippines seeking autonomy of the Moro people f...
Palmero Conspiracy
The Palmero Conspiracy in 1828 is a failed plot to overthrow the Spanish colonial government in the Philippines. The Spanish government suppressed further information on this conspiracy.
In 1823, ...
Volleyball in the Philippines
The history of volleyball in the Philippines refers to the history of volleyball in the Philippines as a recreation and as a sport. Philippine volleyball history began in 1910 when the Philippines was...
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Bell Trade Act
The Bell Trade Act of 1946, also known as the Philippine Trade Act, was an act passed by the United States Congress specifying the economic conditions governing the independence of the Philippines fro...
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Elections in the Philippines
The elections in the Philippines have several types. The president, vice-president, and the senators are elected for a six-year term, while the members of the House of Representatives, governors, vice...
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Cordillera People’s Liberation Army
The Cordillera People's Liberation Army (CPLA) was a militant organization based in the Cordillera region in the Philippines founded by Fr. Conrado Balweg. In 1986 The CPLA broke away from the communi...