Philippines: Zamboanga and Basilan Emergency Situation Report No. 3 (as of 23 September 2013)
Situation in Zamboanga is now a ‘humanitarian crisis’ according to government official leading the relief operations.
Child protection and gender based violence cases reported in Zamboanga’s largest evacuation centre hosting over 70,000 people.
3,419 structures destroyed by fire in three of the most affected villages based on UNITAR/UNOSAT analysis.
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