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February 22, 1986

2 PM. Before boarding his plane out of Manila, Habib tells a US Embassy officer to tell Bosworth that Corazon Aquino won the presidential “snap” election. Marcos himself called to show that he still had the support of his countrymen. “Marcos is finished and we ought to offer him asylum in the United States.”

Enrile and RAM discuss how to cover up their coup plot in order to drum up support for themselves. Enrile calls AFP Vice Chief Gen. Fidel Ramos, who declares his full support.

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