Filipinos Celebrate Independence Day at the Phl Embassy in Jakarta
Filipinos and members of the Philippine Embassy in Jakarta gathers for the independence day celebration.
14 July 2017 JAKARTA– Filipinos in Jakarta, Indonesia gathered at the Philippine Embassy to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the Philippines’ declaration of independence on June 12.
During the flag raising ceremony, Philippine Ambassador to Indonesia Maria Lumen Isleta read the Independence Day Message of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. Philippine Permanent Representative to ASEAN Elizabeth P. Buensuceso delivered the Independence Day Message of Secretary of Foreign Affairs Alan Peter Schramm Cayetano.
Mr. Sammy Isidro, Ms. Dorothy Isidro and Ms. Janet Caday serenaded the gathered Filipinos with patriotic songs during the event.