News Release

From the Office of the Presidential Spokesperson – On the US Ambassador’s remarks on the Balangiga bells

We welcome US Ambassador Sung Kim’s remarks on trying “to reach an early resolution on the Balangiga bells.”

Th Balangiga bells, as the President mentioned, are an important part of our national heritage.

The Philippine government will continue to work with the US to pave the way for the rightful return of the Balangiga Bells to the country.

The government is also committed to continue to lay the path towards the restoration of our dignity as a nation.