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A Filipino girl is carried along a flooded road in suburban Mandaluyong, east of Manila, Philippines, as monsoon downpours intensify while Typhoon Nepartak exits the country on Friday.

A man sleeps amidst rubbish under a bridge in Paranaque city, Metro Manila...A man sleeps amidst rubbish under a bridge in Paranaque city, Metro Manila, Philippines May 31, 2016. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan

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A man sleeps amidst rubbish under a bridge in Paranaque city, Manila

House of Representatives and Senate tribunal staff prepare the tally board during the presidential and vice-presidential canvassing of votes at the session hall of House of Representatives in Manila on May 25, 2016.  Incoming Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has launched a series of obscenity-filled attacks on the Catholic Church, branding local bishops corrupt "sons of whores" who are to be blamed for the nation's fast-growing population. / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELISNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images

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House of Representatives and Senate tribunal staff prepare the tally board during the presidential and vice-presidential canvassing of votes at the session hall of House of Representatives in Manila

TOPSHOT - A child sleeps on a bridge in ...TOPSHOT - A child sleeps on a bridge in Manila on April 6, 2016.  Roughly one quarter of the nation's 100 million people live in poverty, which is defined as surviving on about one US dollar a day, according to government data / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELISNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images

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A child sleeps on a bridge in Manila 

Actors playing the role of Jesus (C) and...Actors playing the role of Jesus (C) and Roman soldiers (background) reenact the suffering and crucifixion of Jesus in a street play as part of Lenten observance during Holy Week in Manila on March 24, 2016, ahead of Easter. Christian believers around the world mark the Holy Week of Easter in celebration of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. / AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBETED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images

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Actors playing the role of Jesus and Roman soldiers reenact the suffering and crucifixion of Jesus in a street play as part of Lenten observance during Holy Week in Manila ahead of Easter 

Residents look out of windows as the she...Residents look out of windows as the sheriff (not seen) of a demolition team negotiates to avoid violence during the demolition of an informal settlers' community in Manila on March 18, 2016.   Shantytowns dot the Philippine capital where many of the city's poor are forced to reside. / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELISNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images

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Residents look out of windows as the sheriff of a demolition team negotiates to avoid violence during the demolition of an informal settlers’ community in Manila  

nformal settlers clash with police during a demolition...epa05202233 An informal settler throws a bottle at riot police during a demolition in Quezon City, northeast of Manila, Philippines, 09 March 2016. According to Sheriff Bienvenido Reyes Jr. of the Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 98, a court ordered the demolition of some 80 homes in a 2,000-square meter private property. Informal settlers called for the suspension of the demolition job until they are provided with a decent relocation site.  EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

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An informal settler throws a bottle at riot police during a demolition in Quezon City, northeast of Manila, Philippines

A woman stands among photos taken of human rights victims during martial law, displayed at an experiential museum inside a military camp in Manila

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A woman stands among photos taken of human rights victims during martial law, displayed at an experiential museum inside a military camp in Manila

A resident walks with an umbrella past Alabang Town Center, an upscale mall in Ayala Alabang Village, in Alabang, Metro Manila...A resident walks with an umbrella past Alabang Town Center, an upscale mall in Ayala Alabang Village, in Alabang, Metro Manila, Philippines February 17, 2016.

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A resident walks with an umbrella past Alabang Town Center, an upscale mall in Ayala Alabang Village, in Alabang, Metro Manila, Philippines

A resident walks amongst debris of destroyed houses after a fire razed a residential area in Manila on Friday. Almost 300 houses were destroyed on January 22, affecting more than 400 families according to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)

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A resident walks amongst debris of destroyed houses after a fire razed a residential area in Manila on Friday

Fire in Manila leaves 80 families homeless...epa05115144 Filipinos search for salvageable materials following a fire in Manila, Philippines, 21 January 2016. The fire which hit a residential area in Manila left 80 families homeless according to local reports.  EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

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Filipinos search for salvageable materials following a fire in Manila, Philippines, The fire which hit a residential area in Manila left 80 families homeless according to local reports 

Filipinos search for salvageable materials following a fire in Manila

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Filipinos search for salvageable materials following a fire in Manila

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A fireman douses a fire that gutted shanty town near a jail in Manila on Friday, as residents try to help. Hundreds of inmates were evacuated while thousands were left homeless after a massive fire hit a shanty town in the Philippine capital

A Filipino transgender woman holds a huge red ribbon symbolizing fight against the HIV virus as she poses before photographers, during a World Aids Day celebration in Manila, Philippines, December 1, 2015. REUTERS/Erik De Castro

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A Filipino transgender woman holds a huge red ribbon symbolising the fight against the HIV virus as she poses before photographers during a World Aids Day celebration in Manila, Philippines today.

Fire razes homes in Mandaluyong, Manila...epa05040806 Filipino, Fil Binay (L) battles to contain a fire in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, Philippines, 25 November 2015. The cause of the fire which reached the general alarm is still unknown.  EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

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Filipino, Fil Binay battles to contain a fire in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, Philippines 

A vendor of used magazines sleeps along a street in Manila on Monday

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A vendor of used magazines sleeps along a street in Manila on Monday

TOPSHOTS Philippine police (L) fire water cannon as they clash with protesters (R) parading down a street trying to voice their opposition to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit currently taking place in Manila on November 19, 2015. Asia-Pacific leaders are wrapping up two-days of talks in Manila that have been overshadowed by an arm-wrestle for regional influence between the United States and China. AFP PHOTO / Punit PARANJPEPUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

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Philippine police fire water cannon as they clash with protesters parading down a street trying to voice their opposition to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit currently taking place in Manila 

Filipino activists clash with riot police officers during a protest rally near the venue of the on-going Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Manila

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Filipino activists clash with riot police officers during a protest rally near the venue of the on-going Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Manila

Protest against the APEC 2015 in Manila...epa05028990 A Filipino boy runs in front of a line of riot police officers during a protest rally at a street in Manila, Philippines, 17 November 2015. Philippine security forces were on high alert in the capital as leaders from Asia and the Pacific region began to arrive for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit just days after the deadly terrorist attacks in France.  EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG

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Riot police officers during a protest against APEC in Manila, Philippines. Philippine security forces were on high alert in the capital as leaders from Asia and the Pacific region began to arrive for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit 

A woman stands in front of police as Filipino laborers clash with police

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A woman stands in front of police as Filipino laborers clash with police in the Makati section of Manila on Monday.