Typhoon “Nock-Ten” in the Philippines: 6 dead and hundreds of thousands of people without homes

Тайфун "Нок-Тен" на Филиппинах: 6 погибших и сотни тысяч людей без дома

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The effects of Typhoon “Nock-Ten” in the Philippines, December 2016
Тайфун "Нок-Тен" на Филиппинах: 6 погибших и сотни тысяч людей без дома

Тайфун "Нок-Тен" на Филиппинах: 6 погибших и сотни тысяч людей без дома

Photo: independent

The effects of Typhoon “Nock-Ten” in the Philippines, December 2016
Тайфун "Нок-Тен" на Филиппинах: 6 погибших и сотни тысяч людей без дома

The super Typhoon “Nock-Ten”, also known as “Nina”, took the lives of six people and left hundreds of thousands of Filipinos without homes on Christmas eve. About this newspaper The Independent.

Long wind reached a speed of 180 km/h. Typhoon “Nock-Ten” was left without electricity 5 provinces. Postponed more than 300 bus routes, approximately 12 thousand tourists landed from the tourist ships that were at sea during the Typhoon. Vice-Governor of Catanduanes province ordered to evacuate, although many did not want to leave their homes on Christmas. In some regions we had to carry out forced evacuation.

The super Typhoon “Nock-Ten” was the strongest in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan, which killed more than 7 thousand people and over five million were left without homes.

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