Here’s a quick post on the coverage and articles of major international news organizations on the Internet regarding the historic inauguration of President Benigno Aquino III.
A new era is beginning in the Philippines — or you could call it the continuation of a political dynasty.
Associated Press/TIME: “Benigno Aquino III Sworn In”
Benigno Aquino III was sworn in Wednesday as the Philippines’ 15th president, leading a Southeast Asian nation his late parents helped liberate from dictatorship and which he promises to deliver from poverty and pervasive corruption.
The New York Times: “Aquino Is Sworn In as Leader of the Philippines”
Benigno S. Aquino III was sworn in as the 15th president of the Philippines on Wednesday and promised sweeping reforms that he said would improve the quality of life for the country.
Reuters India: “Philippines’ Aquino carries torch of parent’s fight”
Once a reluctant candidate, new Philippine President Benigno Aquino III proudly embraced the legacy of his parents on Wednesday and said he was ready to lay down his life to bring justice and prosperity to his impoverished country.
ABC News Australia: “Philippines swears in new president”
Benigno Aquino III has been sworn in as the Philippines’ 15th president on a mandate to tackle entrenched corruption within the government.
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