Philippines declares calamity as storm toll nears 1,000 (Reuters)




 
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Philippines declares calamity as storm toll nears 1,000     (Reuters)
 
December 20th, 2011  
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Topic: Philippines declares calamity as storm toll nears 1,000 (Reuters)


Philippines declares calamity as storm toll nears 1,000     (Reuters)
Reuters - Philippine President Benigno Aquino declared on Tuesday a state of national calamity after flash floods and land slides caused by a typhoon swept through a southern region late last week, killing about 1,000 people and leaving tens of thousands homeless.




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