Over 500 dead after Philippines tropical storm

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More than 500 people have been killed and hundreds more are missing after a tropical storm caused devastating floods on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao.

The worst affected areas are the cities of Cagayan de Oro and Iligan where winds of 90km/hr swept walls of muddy water through the cities.

From Manila, Kate McGeown reports.

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