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Sun Star
Recto: Big job awaits next DSWD chiefthe DSWD. DSWD has 201,000 war evacuees to attend to in Marawi, a first respon
Sun Star / Posted 24 minutes ago
the DSWD. DSWD has 201,000 war evacuees to attend to in Marawi, a first responder to calamities, whether natural, like a typhoon, or man-made, like fires. "This year DSWD has budget to attend to the needs of 346,000 of them," he said. Recto... Read more
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Rappler
Judy Taguiwalo during crisis situationsagency. In her one year in office, Taguiwalo headed operations in several emer
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
agency. In her one year in office, Taguiwalo headed operations in several emergency situations involving disasters from Typhoons Lawin and Nina, to the strong Surigao earthquake in February this year. Her biggest challenge as DSWD chief was... Read more
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Rappler
Bike Scouts PH, the unsung heroes during Yolandaof Yolanda. All photos by Myles Delfin MANILA, Philippines – There were many u
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
of Yolanda. All photos by Myles Delfin MANILA, Philippines – There were many untold stories in the aftermath of super typhoon Yolanda, which hit Leyte and its surrounding provinces on November 8, 2013. The breadth of the unprecedented... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Typhoon Pablo Archivesassailed the military’s action as it “shows the government’s desperation to cov
Bulatlat.com / Posted an hour ago
assailed the military’s action as it “shows the government’s desperation to cover up the situation of the victims of typhoon Pablo– the neglect of the victims’ needs, the corruption in its relief and rehabilitation efforts, and worst, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Most Battle of Britain Memorial Flight planes GROUNDEDamong the aircraft grounded due to problems with the engines The BBMF aircraft
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
among the aircraft grounded due to problems with the engines The BBMF aircraft, based at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, a Typhoon base, are flown by RAF personnel but the engines are maintained by an outside company. The MoD which operates the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Blissful in his universefor an unpleasant three weeks’ sailing to Manila. His tummy did not hold up, an
The Manila Times / Posted 3 hours ago
for an unpleasant three weeks’ sailing to Manila. His tummy did not hold up, and matters worsened when they encountered a typhoon. He was never so happy to step on dry land as he did when his tub touched the docks of Manila Harbor. The date: July... Read more
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The China Post
It's time for Taiwan to pick a power plannuclear disaster occurred, the people would have nowhere to go.2. Taiwan is pro
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
nuclear disaster occurred, the people would have nowhere to go.2. Taiwan is prone to natural disasters like earthquakes and typhoons. Nuclear power plants might be able to withstand an earthquake and a typhoon, but can they withstand a combination... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taguiwalo says she’s proud to be leftistsaid corruption in government was so rampant that even the P5,000 assistance al
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
said corruption in government was so rampant that even the P5,000 assistance allotted to victims of the Yolanda Typhoon had not been fully received by the beneficiaries. “Sa iba hong baranggay kinukuha pa ng kapitana ang P2,000. I... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardialast year. The men who are suspected of stealing P6 million from the funds don
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 hours ago
last year. The men who are suspected of stealing P6 million from the funds donated by European donors for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda deserve no less than lifetime imprisonment for the gravity of their crime, if found guilty. How could they be... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
How a typhoon near Japan should keep our skies clear for eclipse viewing MondaySEATTLE — Weather is all about balance. Q13 News Meteorologist Rebecca Stevens
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 17 hours ago
SEATTLE — Weather is all about balance. Q13 News Meteorologist Rebecca Stevenson says a typhoon over the Pacific Ocean is impacting our weather and will actually keep things clear in the Pacific Northwest. How does a typhoon help us see the solar... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Access to water makes life sweeterit for the greater good. That has always been the case with the SAIDI,” Dr. Ros
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 hours ago
it for the greater good. That has always been the case with the SAIDI,” Dr. Rose observed. It was in 2009, during the Typhoon Ondoy disaster when Manila Water saw for itself what it means to mobilize the community. Manila Water and its... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Kapuso Foundation receives P1M from Mitsubishiaims to replace the broken down bridge in Barangay Iraya in Buhi, Camarines Sur
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
aims to replace the broken down bridge in Barangay Iraya in Buhi, Camarines Sur which was severely damaged by Super Typhoon Nina (December 2016) and was the only access of residents to get to the local elementary school. GMAKF Founder and... Read more
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Sun Star
P800,000 lost in Balusong firepathways were narrow and their vehicles were unable to enter. Authorities agai
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
pathways were narrow and their vehicles were unable to enter. Authorities again reminded the public to be alert and observe safety measures to avoid fire incidents because unlike typhoon where it has weather forecast, fire will strike unexpect... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
RAF Marham’s new commander Group Capt “Cab” Townsend is thrilled to be back in the airin staff jobs in London, he then commanded 1(F) Harrier Squadron and worked in
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
in staff jobs in London, he then commanded 1(F) Harrier Squadron and worked in the Middle East before commanding 3 Sqn of Typhoon aircraft. Between 2014 then and now, he joined the new Lightning Force as chief of staff and commander, before... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
NBI arrests ‘Yolanda’ aid thievesfor the arrest of two people who allegedly carted away P6 million worth of fore
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
for the arrest of two people who allegedly carted away P6 million worth of foreign donations for the victims of Super Typhoon “Yolanda” in 2013. Desiderio Estinozo and Nestro Lehetemas were arrested in Malate, Manila, around midnight on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Balagtas tollgate reopensof Transportation (DOTr) announced on Tuesday. Earlier, the tollgate was close
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
of Transportation (DOTr) announced on Tuesday. Earlier, the tollgate was closed as the Sabang Bridge was damaged by Typhoon Niña last December. Vehicles were diverted to another service road, prolonging travel time. “Data from 2016 shows... Read more
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New Kerala
Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres Awarded 2017 Pardes Humanitarian Prize for Pioneering Mental Health Care on the Frontlines of Global Conflict - newkerala news #263443MSF mental health programs reach thousands worldwide. Among them are Syrian chi
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
MSF mental health programs reach thousands worldwide. Among them are Syrian children at a hospital in northern Jordan, typhoon survivors in the Philippines, survivors of sexual violence in Haiti, cholera victims in Yemen, and displaced people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Recovery Lending' Helps Disaster-Stricken Farmers Get Back On Tracklending, described as a "hand up" rather than "hand out" approach, was pioneere
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
lending, described as a "hand up" rather than "hand out" approach, was pioneered by VFI in the aftermath of 2013's Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, with the disbursement of almost 5,000 loans with an average value of $430 designed to help... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Guam officials relieved as N. Korea backs awaymajor changes in our forecast.” Guam’s citizens have been stoic through the cr
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
major changes in our forecast.” Guam’s citizens have been stoic through the crisis, with many saying they fear the looming typhoon season more than aggression from North Korea which has threatened the island several times in recent years. “It... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBI nabs 2 accused of pocketing P6-M worth of ‘Yolanda’ aidInvestigation (NBI) arrested two persons who allegedly pocketed P6-million wort
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Investigation (NBI) arrested two persons who allegedly pocketed P6-million worth of foreign donations for victims of super typhoon Yolanda in 2013. Engr. Desiderio Estinozo and Nestro Lehetemas were arrested in Malate, Manila around midnight... Read more
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asianage
Guam officials ecstatic as N Korea holds off missile threat towards USmajor changes in our forecast." Guam's citizens have been stoic through the cri
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
major changes in our forecast." Guam's citizens have been stoic through the crisis, with many saying they fear the looming typhoon season more than aggression from North Korea which has threatened the island several times in recent years. "It... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Trip of a lifetime for Birkenhead boyincluding Mickey Mouse. To make his week even more special, Thomas and his fam
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
including Mickey Mouse. To make his week even more special, Thomas and his family got to visit both Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon, Disney’s exciting water parks. The trip gave the family some time to forget about Thomas’s illness for a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Razorbacks' Broyles dies at 92p.m. His mother would let him drink buttermilk and lemonade. No caffeine. Broy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
p.m. His mother would let him drink buttermilk and lemonade. No caffeine. Broyles had his first cup of coffee during a typhoon on Okinawa near the end of World War II. Broyles would help deliver produce on his bicycle when he was 10 years old... Read more
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Rappler
The power of truth: The U.S., Philippines, and the Paris Agreementyears, the Philippines has been among those who have taken this to heart and st
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
years, the Philippines has been among those who have taken this to heart and stepped up their efforts. Following the Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) tragedy, it successfully pushed for the establishment of the Warsaw International Mechanism on Loss... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ukraine Hosts US Military To Be Permanently Stationed On Its Soiland Bulgaria, with the eventual participation of non-littoral NATO members. Th
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
and Bulgaria, with the eventual participation of non-littoral NATO members. The United Kingdom has decided to deploy four Typhoon aircraft to Mihail Kogalniceanu in 2017. Deveselu, Romania, is home for Aegis Ashore ballistic missile defense site... Read more
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The China Post
There's been another breakdown at a Hualien power plantaccording to the Central News Agency.The setback came just three days after the
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
according to the Central News Agency.The setback came just three days after the plant had resumed operation following Typhoon Nesat-caused damage to its transmission tower late last month, which left it able to generate power but not to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What's behind the weather?go by different names depending on where they're wreaking havoc. A cyclone in
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
go by different names depending on where they're wreaking havoc. A cyclone in the western Pacific and Indian Oceans is a typhoon in South-East Asia, and a hurricane in the Atlantic and eastern Pacific. Identity crises aside, this iconic, and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOTr sees better traffic on Edsa with exit of bus terminalssystem on the four-hectare site. ADVERTISEMENT Given that Marikina was one of
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
system on the four-hectare site. ADVERTISEMENT Given that Marikina was one of the worst-hit cities during the onslaught of Typhoon “Ondoy” in 2009, Fernando said the terminal had an “escape route” for the buses to be housed there in case of flo... Read more
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The Manila Times
Disaster-prone provinces get P1-B insurance fundinsurance fund, the Finance department said on Monday. Under the government’s
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
insurance fund, the Finance department said on Monday. Under the government’s Parametric Insurance Pilot program, typhoon-prone provinces such as Batanes and Albay will be able to quickly secure payouts, Finance Assistant Secretary Paola... Read more
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Pilipino Star
South China Sea: US more determined to conduct FONOPsSouth China Sea. “We have the right of freedom of navigation and we will exerc
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
South China Sea. “We have the right of freedom of navigation and we will exercise it,” Fallon said, disclosing that RAF Typhoon aircraft also flew over the South China Sea last October. As AFP spokesperson Brigadier General Resty Padilla said,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Pinoys in Guam brace for missile strikegovernment officials encouraged residents to prepare like storing some food and
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
government officials encouraged residents to prepare like storing some food and water similar to how they prepared for typhoon. They discouraged people from panicking and creating unsettling scenarios. “Although we have a zero, zero, zero,... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Warplane flypast to mark start of Highland Military Tattoopromised to be a spectacular show, even bigger and better than before. He said
The Inverness Courier / Posted 2 days ago
promised to be a spectacular show, even bigger and better than before. He said: "Additional features, including an RAF Typhoon fly past, the military band of the Royal Regiment of Scotland, massed pipe bands, Highland dancing, an Inter-Armed... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Friendship connected through givingway of reciprocating the assistance provided by the Philippines to the country
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
way of reciprocating the assistance provided by the Philippines to the country during the Korean War and thereafter. Typhoon Haiyan assistance One of the more recent examples of South Korea’s significant contribution was during the aftermath... Read more
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Sun Star
San Remigio mayor faces raps over unliquidated CAsended in 2013. The mayor also asserted that the local government was busy in i
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
ended in 2013. The mayor also asserted that the local government was busy in its programs and projects especially after Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). Carpio-Morales said the defenses raised by Olivar are “self-serving and unsubstantiated. As the... Read more
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Japan Update
Commuter ferry resumes trips to Daito islandsof Ferry “Daito,” a ship plying the route between Naha and Kita and Minami-Dait
Japan Update / Posted 3 days ago
of Ferry “Daito,” a ship plying the route between Naha and Kita and Minami-Daito islands, have been suspended due to nearby typhoons No.5 and No.9. The ferry resumed running the route Sunday for the first time in 19 days. It carried nine containers... Read more
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Horncastle Today
New Lancaster Lounge opens at care home in Coningsbybeautiful gardens. “Being on the doorstep of RAF Coningsby, the home is treate
Horncastle Today / Posted 3 days ago
beautiful gardens. “Being on the doorstep of RAF Coningsby, the home is treated to daily sightings and the sounds of the Typhoon jets taking off and landing. “However, when the Lancaster flies overhead this unmistakable sound is where the real... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LNG project faces delay as gov’t flip-flopsprimary advantage of Bataan over Batangas as a site is the Manila Bay, which ma
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
primary advantage of Bataan over Batangas as a site is the Manila Bay, which makes docking safer especially during the typhoon season as opposed to ports that face open seas. Proximity to Malaysia and Indonesia, which are among the sources of... Read more
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Sun Star
Roadmap to strengthen coconut industryof its productivity. Low productivity is also the result of circumstances like
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
of its productivity. Low productivity is also the result of circumstances like natural calamities particularly El Niño and typhoon which affects the agricultural products, conversion of farms to residential area, and shifting of farmers to other... Read more
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Salon.com
The real hero of Al Gore’s “An Inconvenient Sequel” isn’t Al Goredecade — take the stage. For example, a young disciple from the Philippines pai
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
decade — take the stage. For example, a young disciple from the Philippines painfully recounts his experience surviving Typhoon Haiyan — and explains why he’s dedicated the rest of his life to advocating for climate action. It’s a truly powerful... Read more
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Daily Mail
Inside Trump’s air force and naval bases on GuamErmar Reyes, a father of four, said: ‘Everyone’s stocking up on food and water.
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Ermar Reyes, a father of four, said: ‘Everyone’s stocking up on food and water. When you live on Guam, you are used to typhoon warnings but this is the first time they’ve issued a nuclear guide. It’s chilling.’ Several of the F-16s are... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila Metropolitan Theater reveals more surprisesarena.) The metal framework for the stained-glass marquee, says Lico, has also
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
arena.) The metal framework for the stained-glass marquee, says Lico, has also corroded to the point where one strong typhoon could bring the whole thing crashing down. It will have to be reconstructed. (Luckily, Kraut Art Glass, which made... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Exciting developmentsdelivery of up to 700 Mbps internet speed and can withstand strong rains of up
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
delivery of up to 700 Mbps internet speed and can withstand strong rains of up to 120 millimeter per hour, more than double Typhoon Ondoy’s rainfall volume of 56 mm per hour. It noted that customers can choose between Fiber Air CIR and CIR... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘If rape is certain, relax and enjoy it’AMTI, China started reclamation work to connect North Island with neighboring M
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
AMTI, China started reclamation work to connect North Island with neighboring Middle Island in the Paracel group. After a typhoon washed out in October that year, China started new reclamation on the southern end of North Island and built a... Read more
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Fortune
Guam Residents Grapple With North Korean Missile Threat: 'We Get Just 14 Minutes'they knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for em
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
they knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for emergencies. "We have an evacuation plan for typhoon, tsunami, terrorism, but we don't have anything for a North Korean missile attack," said a supervisor at one resort,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump ramps up Guam assurances over North Korea threatPyongyang ally Beijing, meanwhile, has pleaded with Trump to tone down his rhet
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Pyongyang ally Beijing, meanwhile, has pleaded with Trump to tone down his rhetoric to prevent tensions from boiling over. TYPHOONS SCARIER THAN KIM JONG UN Tourism officials are jumping on the unusually high attention to the territory as an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary, say Guam residentsGuam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kim Jong Un ‘crazy as typhoons’ but not as scary, say Guam residents— Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
— Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of “crazy” Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang’s deadline drew closer, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
We're dead meat if North Korea launches ballistic missile: Guam islandersthey knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for em
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
they knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for emergencies. "We have an evacuation plan for typhoon, tsunami, terrorism, but we don't have anything for a North Korean missile attack," said a supervisor at one resort,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump ramps up Guam assurances over NKorea threatPyongyang ally Beijing, meanwhile, has pleaded with Trump to tone down his rhet
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Pyongyang ally Beijing, meanwhile, has pleaded with Trump to tone down his rhetoric to prevent tensions from boiling over. Typhoons scarier than Kim Jong Un Tourism officials are jumping on the unusually high attention to the territory as an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Minutes from missiles, Guam islanders get to grips with uncertain fatethey knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for em
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
they knew guidelines had been issued but already had procedures in place for emergencies. "We have an evacuation plan for typhoon, tsunami, terrorism, but we don't have anything for a North Korean missile attack," said a supervisor at one resort,... Read more
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