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Typhoon Pablo leaves at least 90 dead, forces thousands to evacuate
Typhoon Pablo has left a death toll of at least 90 and has forced thousands to leave their homes, according to reports.
Published on: Dec 5, 2012 - 9:00am

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Typhoon Pablo has left a death toll of at least 90 and has forced thousands to leave their homes, according to reports.

Abigail Kwok of InterAksyon.com reports 44 people died in a mudslide in New Bataan, Compostela Valley on Tuesday morning. "In Davao Oriental, at least 40 people were reported killed in various coastal towns in the province," the report said, adding 23 people were killed in the coastal town of Cateel alone.

"Lieutenant Zaida Vidad of the Army's 701st Brigade based in Davao Oriental said 12 people were reported killed in the town of Boston while fatalities were also reported in the towns of Tarragona, Manay, Caraga and Baganga," the report also said.

Around 106, 730 have reportedly evacuated their homes in the Eastern Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Davao, and Caraga regions.

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