Protesters staged a rally coinciding with the celebration of the US’ Independence Day on July 4, 2017 in Manila.
Bayan and Gabriela marched from UN Avenue going to US Embassy in Kalaw. The street was closed to motorists.
Gabriela Rep. Arlene Brosas, said Filipinos are not benefiting the American troops in the country.
Meanwhile, militants and Anti-Riot Police clashed before arriving at the US Embassy.
Aside from the police, fire trucks were also deployed by the Manila Police District (MPD) in closed streets in Manila where militants passed by.