2001 in the Philippines

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2001 in the Philippines
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2001 in the Philippines details events of note that happened in the Philippines in 2001.

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  • January 11 - Citiatlas Metro Manila (A1 and A2) launched by Asiatype for publication with 125 full colored maps in blue cover with the location.
  • May 1 – Estrada supporters attacked Malacañan Palace following a riot, killing many and several others were rounded up by the police.
  • May 14 – Legislative and local elections were held nationwide.
  • May 27 – Twenty tourists were taken hostage by the Abu Sayyaf terrorists in a popular island resort in Palawan, the 22 hostages were killed and the crisis lasted 12 months.

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