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19 die, 2 mln displaced as torrential rains inundate Philippines

(Xinhua)

09:39, August 10, 2012

Volunteers from the Philippine Red Cross rescue residents from their flooded homes in Rizal Province, the Philippines on Aug. 9, 2012. Nineteen people died and nearly two million people were displaced as torrential rains inundated northern and central Philippines in the past few days, officials said Thursday. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)
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