Protesters burn an effigy of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III during a rally to coincide with his fourth State-of-the-Nation Address. President Aquino III is expected to speak on the gains of his administration, particularly the robust economy, but protesters see otherwise, taking issue with the President’s increasing of prices on basic goods and services, like water, oil and electricity.
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