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Typhoon Hagupit: food aid distributions begin

The government of the Philippines is distributing food aid to victims of Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby). The storm is packing strong winds and heavy rains, which will continue through Wednesday.

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Typhoon Hagupit batters the Philippines, WFP prepares response

Typhoon Hagupit is battering the Philippines with strong winds and torrential rains. Power outages and flooding are being reported.

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Typhoon Hagupit: Catholic Relief Services starts relief fund

Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby) has arrived in the Philippines, bringing heavy rains and high winds. Catholic Relief Services (CRS ) is taking action.

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UNICEF prepared for Typhoon Hagupit in the Philippines

As Typhoon Hagupit nears the Philippines, UNICEF says they are prepared to provide emergency aid. The storm, which has sustained winds of 150 miles per hour, is expected to reach the Philippines on Saturday.

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Typhoon Hagupit: Save the Children prepares emergency response

Typhoon Hagupit is hours away from the Philippines, bringing 150 mile per hour winds and heavy rains. Even more tragic is that the storm is headed toward the same area leveled by last year’s Typhoon Haiyan.

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Typhoon Hagupit may cause hunger emergency in Philippines

A massive storm, Typhoon Hagupit, is packing 175 mile per hour winds and headed right toward the Philippines. Tragically, the storm’s path may hit the same area that was leveled by Typhoon Haiyan last year.

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Emergency levels of malnutrition in Philippines

The United Nations is reporting alarming malnutrition rates among Filipinos displaced by conflict in Zamboanga. A survey found that emergency levels of malnutrition were found among children 6 to 59 months of age.

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