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Philippines (the): Flood: 2008/09/07 Country Information on DRR

Period 2008/09/07
Country or District Philippines (the)
Event Type Flood
Outline Rescue workers pulled eight bodies buried under tonnes of mud after days of monsoon rains loosened soil and buried about 20 makeshift houses near a mining town in the southern Philippines, an army spokesman said on Sunday.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
NDCC 2008/09/16
Dead: 24
Missing: 2
Injured: 31
Totally damaged houses: 83
NDCC 2008/09/09
Dead: 21
Missing: 6
Injured: 29
Totally damaged houses:51

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OCHA ReliefWeb 2008/09/07
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