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TOP STORIES - Wednesday, September 21, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring) 

21 September 2022, Wednesday, as of 1PM

1. Martial law at 50:

-Pro, anti-Marcos groups stage protests at Plaza Miranda

-Cops halt martial law film showing, cite social distancing violations

-Labor group commemorates historic La Tondeña strike 50 years after Martial Law’s declaration

-Cardinal urges Filipinos to remember martial law lessons

[ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News, DZBB, Inquirer, News5, Philstar, Rappler, Manila Bulletin] ©PIA-PMU


2. Marcos to meet with Biden in New York [ABS-CBN News, Bloomberg, Straight Times, Manila Bulletin, Manila Times] ©PIA-PMU


3. Marcos, Guterres meet on PH-UN cooperation, climate action [GMA News, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin] ©PIA-PMU


4. Enrile proposes reverting to 1935 Constitution, electing 48 senators [Philstar, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News]


5. VP Sara meets with ambassadors of European Union, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand [ABS-CBN News, Manila Bulletin, News5] ©PIA-PMU


—Philippine Information Agency | PIA Monitoring Unit—