Thursday, August 22, 2013

Disaster-weary Philippines mops up after deadly floods

Fox News 2013-08-22: Published August 22, 2013AFP Prisoners (wearing orange) from Cavite Provincial Jail and residents clean mud off the walls of Holy Cross Parish in Noveleta, Cavite, south of Manila on August 21, 2013. Disaster-weary Philippine residents mopped up Thursday after four days of torrential rain that officials said had killed 16 people and forced nearly 400,000 others from flooded homes.AFP Residents bail floodwater from their house in Noveleta, Cavite, south of Manila on August 21, 2013. Philippine National Red Cross secretary-general Gwendolyn Pang said floods have receded in all but about 10 percent of the Manila... more »



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