Reuters AlertNet 2006/02/15
The Philippines has warned farmers and ordered government agencies to prepare for heavy rains and flash floods from a stormy La Nina weather pattern that has already killed 16 in the country's southeastern provinces.
The Manila Times 2006/02/14
Three more bodies were retrieved on Monday morning by the Southern Leyte Emergency Response Team, the Philippine National Police forces and the 43rd Infantry Army Battalion, leaving three victims yet to be recovered from the landslide that killed seven people in Barangay Kahupian, Sogod, Southern Leyte, Sunday morning.
Radio Australia News 2006/02/14
Flooding displaces thousands in the Philippines
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