MANILA, March 6, 2009 (AFP) - As the last soldiers convicted for their part in the assassination of opposition leader Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr. walked free this week, Filipinos asked: who ordered the hit that changed the face of Philippines politics?
Conspiracy theories have run rife for the past 26 years since Aquino was gunned down on the tarmac of Manila airport after returning home from exile in the United States.