President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. leads the wreath-laying ceremony during the 126th anniversary of the martyrdom of Dr. Jose Rizal at the Rizal Park in Manila on Dec. 30, 2022. In his message, President Marcos hopes that Rizal’s determination to achieve change would empower Filipinos to become vigilant of the “social ills that may threaten our liberty.” (Rey S. Baniquet/PNA)