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Typhoon batters Philippines
By Reuters -

Residents walk amidst debris and mud brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Children play on a fallen tree branch in the aftermath of Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Residents lift a house damaged by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. 
Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Residents carry plastic containers of potable water as they wade through debris and mud brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A woman stands next to her collapsed house destroyed by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A child sits amongst the remains of a house destroyed by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A typhoon victim stands next to his house destroyed by Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) in a coastal village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Typhoon victims stand outside their homes damaged by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) in a village of sea gypsies, also known as Badjaos, in Batangas city, south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

People work around a damaged house along the coastal area after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally name Typhoon Glenda) battered the Baseco compound, metro Manila July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

A man inspects his damaged house after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally name Typhoon Glenda) battered along the coastal area of Baseco compound, metro Manila July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

A resident climbs on a bridge destroyed during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) in Batangas city south of Manila, July 17, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Fishing boats are pictured amid heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) as it hit the town of Imus, Cavite southwest of Manila, July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

Residents carry their belongings as Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) hit the town of Imus, Cavite southwest of Manila, July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A huge tree crushes a car during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) that hit Makati city in Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Mark DeMayo

A fisherman secures his fishpen from strong winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) as it hit the coastal town of Bacoor, Cavite southwest of Manila, July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A view of a fisherman's house in the middle of a fish pen as it is pounded by waves, heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) as it hit the coastal town of Bacoor, Cavite southwest of Manila, July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

People take cover under a tree after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun, locally called Glenda, battered the capital, metro Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

Workers dismantle a collapsed canopy at a construction site after a strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun battered Taguig City, south of Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Mark DeMayo

People run towards a gas station to take cover past fallen motorcycles on a main road after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun, locally called Glenda, battered the capital, metro Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

A man assisted a motorcyclist after he fell along a main road after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun, locally called Glenda, battered the capital, metro Manila July 16, 2014. 
Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

People walk among debris and a boat destroyed by strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun that battered coastal bay of Baseco compound, metro Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco

A fisherman secures his boat as Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) hits the coastal town of Imus, Cavite southwest of Manila, July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Erik De Castro

A worker uses an electric saw to remove a huge tree that fell on top of a car during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) that hit Makati city in Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Mark DeMayo

Residents stay inside an evacuation center after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun battered the coastal bay of Baseco compound, metro Manila July 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Romeo Ranoco