Typhoon Rammasun puts Philippine disaster preparedness to the test

from The Guardian
Published on 16 Jul 2014 View Original

As the fiercest storm since Haiyan lands, the Philippines is keen to prove it has learned lessons from last year's tragedy

In June 2013, at the beginning of the rainy season, the Philippine interior secretary announced that the government was aiming for a casualty-free typhoon season. Just five months later, the country was devastated by the deadliest storm in its history.

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