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Marcos could control hunt for family's wealth as Philippines president

Union Leader 04 May 2022
... Marcoses and business associates, revealed a globe-spanning treasure ... In a 2015 interview with local media, Marcos said his father discovered the so-called Yamashita treasure – a mythical cache of bullion supposedly left by Japanese troops retreating from the Philippines in 1945.
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How Marcos could control hunt for his family's wealth as Philippines president 

Hong Kong Standard 04 May 2022
... business associates, revealed a globe-spanning treasure ... In a 2015 interview with local media, Marcos said his father discovered the so-called Yamashita treasure – a mythical cache of bullion supposedly left by Japanese troops retreating from the Philippines in 1945. .
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As former PCGG commissioner, ex-Iloilo gov takes swipe at Marcoses’ ill-gotten wealth

Manila Bulletin 27 Feb 2022
ILOILO CITY—As a former commissioner of the government agency tasked to recover the ill-gotten wealth of the Marcos dictatorship, former Iloilo provincial governor Arthur Defensor Sr ... claimed the Marcoses did not amass ill-gotten wealth while their wealth was derived from the alleged Tallano gold and the Yamashita treasure ... is elected ... .
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It ain't over till it's over

The Manila Times 06 Dec 2021
Mark my words ... And for those who can afford, they simply pay to be upgraded to business or first class seats ... Why don't you instead investigate where the billions intended for athletes and developing sports in the country went these last many years as per RA 6847? Simply ask Pagcor and you'll discover Yamashita's treasure gone haywire ... Dick Gordon ... .
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There is water at the bottom of the ocean

The Manila Times 29 Nov 2021
Like Yamashita's Treasure, the Philippines' "liquid gold" is just lying there waiting for someone to find it, one of the not-so-secret sources of wealth that would put this country among the leading economic powers of the world, if only a little effort — and suspension of reason — were applied.
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From the mouth of...centennials

The Manila Times 26 Oct 2021
ONE huge advantage of internet-based social media, which we didn't have decades ago, is that, while being careful of trolls, propagandists and election campaigners, it becomes a venue for voices you can just feel authentically and spontaneously express the views of a certain sector ... They say myth lang daw yung Marcos gold-Yamashita treasure, etc.
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Democrats hold party convention on April 10

Ashe Post & Times 13 Apr 2021
Ralph Sorrell, chair; Nancy Yamashita, secretary; Steve Panella, treasurer; Kelley Breiding, 1st vice chair, Ben Massey, 2nd vice chair, Steve Schwinn, 3rd vice chair; and Ben Massey for the 2nd Seat on the state executive committee ... Monthly business was also conducted during the meeting with the treasurer reportine a balance of $911.76.
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Fake news and hoaxes

Manila Standard Today 10 Nov 2020
The story gained ground when it was said Ferdinand Marcos found the place where Yamashita buried the treasure ... Of course, there was no Yamashita Treasure in the first place ... My gulay, did you know that some treasure hunters even dug at Fort Santiago? That Yamashita treasure was one big piece of fake news.
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Treasures new and old

Manila Bulletin 25 Jul 2020
The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field ... True treasure hunters ... We could easily be distracted with the words “hidden >treasure” and begin thinking about the fabled Yamashita gold treasure.
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Buried Spitfires of Burma, a ZOOM Interview With the Authors

War History Online 03 Jun 2020
excavate this treasure trove of aviation history, with competing teams putting in applications ... Rumours of buried Spitfires from the Second World War have spread around the world for seventy-five years, fuelling dreams of treasure hunting and watching the iconic aircraft fly again ... legendary quests in search of fabled modern treasures.
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With TV like this, the view from your couch isn't so bad

News & Record 14 May 2020
Don’t feel guilty for cuing up several — or all — of these shows ... Indiana Jones meets TV true-crime solver in host Josh Gates, who combines a thirst for adventure with impressive journalistic skills and moments of genuine fear as he chases down historical mysteries on location — from Amelia Earhart’s fate to the site of Yamashita’s alleged treasure.
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With TV like this, the view from your couch isn’t so bad

News India Times 08 May 2020
– Competitive travel ...John Briley ... Indiana Jones meets TV true-crime solver in host Josh Gates, who combines a thirst for adventure with impressive journalistic skills and moments of genuine fear as he chases down historical mysteries on location – from Amelia Earhart’s fate to the site of Yamashita’s alleged treasure.
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Forbidden History exclusive: Buried Japanese gold from WWII in Philippines, fact or fiction?

m&c 03 Apr 2020
Yamashita’s gold, also called Yamashita’s treasure, was supposed to be the squirreled away gold stolen in Southeast Asia by Imperial Japanese forces during World War II and reportedly hidden somewhere underground in the Philippines. Treasure troves of Japanese gold were hidden in the Philippines, but where? Pic credit.
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5 mysteries in Philippine history

Manila Standard Today 14 Feb 2020
The hunt for Yamashita treasure During World War II, the Japanese army looted its neighboring countries and supposedly amassed an unfathomable amount of wealth ... General Tomoyuki Yamashita (elitereaders.com) ... Eager treasure hunters have undertaken the arduous search for the contested treasure of Yamashita.
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‘Miss Universe will come from land of magic’

The Manila Times 08 Dec 2019
Gurmeet’s prediction carries a lot of weight. Since 2015, he has been accurately predicting the winner of the international pageant. (See related story on Page D1) ... INSTAGRAM PHOTO ... Also, the famed Yamashita treasure called the Golden Buddha — still undeclared to have been found — may be lying undiscovered in one of the Philippines’ 7,641 islands ... .

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