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Yamashita treasure issue unearthed

Francis R. Malasig, EPA

Posted at Mar 29 2017 07:46 PM

Yamashita treasure issue unearthed

Digging equipment sits at a lot in Baguio City on March 23, 2017. According to news reports, Baguio's city council has allowed a group of treasure hunters to dig for the infamous Yamashita treasure. The alleged treasure were spoils of war taken by General Tomoyuki Yamashita and the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II and buried in many islands in the Philippines.