Philippines villages buried by landslide after Typhoon Mangkhut

by Hannah Ellis-Petersen, The Guardian

Dozens of people have been buried alive and at least 22 have died after a landslide engulfed two villages in the Philippines, triggered by extreme weather conditions in the aftermath of Typhoon Mangkhut.

At least 30 houses were crushed under earth and rubble when a hillside collapsed in Naga, Cebu province, on Thursday. About 50 people were reported to be still trapped.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/sep/21/philippines-villages-buried-by-landslide-after-typhoon-mangkhut

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