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How bayanihan spirit lives on in Ompong-hit areas

As appeals for help increase after the onslaught of Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut), stories of ‘bayanihan’ in the affected communities surface — (MANILA, Philippines) Two weeks after Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) hit Cagayan and other neighboring provinces, residents continue to reel from the devastation. Typhoon Ompong has affected 2.9 million people according to the September 30 record …

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Typhoon Ompong leaves nearly 76,000 homes damaged in Cagayan

Of this number, more than 10,000 homes are completely destroyed — (CAGAYAN, Philippines) Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) left nearly 76,000 houses damaged in Cagayan province, where it first hit land in the wee hours of Saturday, September 15. In a report, the Cagayan Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) said 10,528 houses were totally …

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Countries send condolences to Philippines after Typhoon Ompong

Here is a list of countries that have extended their condolences to the Philippines after Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) — (MANILA, Philippines) Countries sent their condolences to the Philippines after Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) killed dozens of Filipinos and affected 500,000 others. Here is a list of countries that have extended their condolences to the Philippines after …

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