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January 10, 2017
Thousands evacuated as storm hits southern Philippines
Manila (AFP) Jan 8, 2017
About 6,000 people were evacuated from their homes as a tropical storm hit the southern Philippines on Sunday, raising the risk of floods and landslides, authorities said. The storm, locally named "Auring", hit Siargao island - just off the main southern island of Mindanao - with maximum gusts of 70 kilometres (44 miles) per hour. The storm is forecast to move westward across the southern and central islands before exiting the archipelago by Tuesday, the government weather station said. Fl ... read more

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