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10:30 PM

February 22, 1986

10:30 PM. Marcos announces over government-owned Channel 4 that he is in total control of the situation and calls on Enrile and Ramos “to stop this stupidity and surrender so that we may negotiate.” He reports the thwarting of an attempt on his life by one of Imelda’s bodyguards in a conspiracy involving Enrile and Ramos and then proceeds to present the alleged assassin, Morales, who reads a supposed confession.

Nuns and seminarians of Bandila, a moderate coalition, are the first to form human barricade around Crame. Superstar Nora Aunor arrives at Edsa.

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Food starts arriving in response to Enrile’s appeal that while they are ready to die for country, they have no food for the troops.

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