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Church providing aid after devastating flooding in Manila

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Torrential rain paralyzed the city of Manila in the Philippines Tuesday, 7 August, sweeping homes from their foundations, stranding residents on rooftops and triggering a landslide. 250,000 people are now homeless.

Monsoons have pounded Manila and nearby areas for over a week. Meteorologists say more than half a month’s rain fell on the city in 24 hours.

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