Photo of the Day: Philippines Flood


Two boys look at a destroyed house in Iligan City, in southern island of Mindanao on December 19, 2011, two days day after Typhoon Washi wrought havoc in the city. Philippines President Benigno Aquino has declared the flood a national calamity as the death toll currently stands over 1,000. (Ted Aljibe /AFP/Getty Images)

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Nadia Rasul is an Asia Blog Contributor. She is a human rights activist, and a media, technology and global politics enthusiast.