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Briones: Filipino’s bravery is the key to victory against COVID19

Briones: Filipino’s bravery is the key to victory against COVID19

During the Virtual Symposium on the 2021 Quincentennial Commemorations in the Philippines, Secretary Leonor Briones said that the Filipino’s bravery will be the key to defeating Covid19 .

“The bravery and victory of Baganis will be our inspiration towards victory against Covid19…the time will come when we will defeat Covid19,” Briones said.

“Let us sustain within us the spirit of heroism and humanity in fighting the challenges of our time,” Briones added.

On the other hand, Education Undersecretary for Finance Annalyn Sevilla elaborated the importance of celebrating the historic event that happened on April 27, 1521.

“It ignited the Filipino spirit of bravery, humanity, unity, and heroism. Our founding fathers have offered and sacrificed everything to ensure and secure our independence as a nation. Therefore, it is our obligation as successors to fill in and safeguard our independence that our heroes earned,” Sevilla said.

The Department of Education together with National Historical Commission of the Philippines, hosted the virtual symposium in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the historical event.

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