Toll Expected to Rise in Philippine Flooding
Carlos H. Conde
"MANILA Thousands of Filipinos remained trapped in their homes Monday because of floodwaters from Tropical Storm Ketsana, which killed scores of people with many more fatalities expected to be reported. "As of 6 a.m. Monday, the National Disaster Coordinating Council put the death toll at 86. But officials of the provinces of Batangas and Rizal said this figure did not include at least 100 other fatalities. In Rizal province alone, officials said 82 residents had died." Read on...
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"Toll Expected to Rise in Philippine Flooding", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), septembre 2009. Consulté le 03/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/toll-expected-to-rise-in-philippine-flooding