Flooding in the Philippines

A man pushes a cart full of schoolchildren as they cross a flooded road in suburban Pasig, east of Manila, Philippines, Wednesday Aug. 15, 2012. A second tropical storm in as many weeks battered the northern Philippines on Wednesday as forecasters warned that the still-reeling capital could see more flooding.  Photo: Aaron Favila, Associated Press / SF(August 16, 2012) A tropical storm hit the Northern Luzon, bringing days of wet weather to a region still recovering from massive flooding. According to the Office of Civil Defense, the floods have left at least 96 people dead and affected up to 2.68 million people.

Source:http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/07/world/gallery/philippines-flooding/index.html?hpt=hp_t2

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