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    Philippine appeals for flood aid for millions

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    There has been a reprieve in the weather in the Philippines, but hundreds and thousands of people are still in temporary shelters. Nearly two weeks of torrential rain has caused widespread flooding and landslides, and at least 19 people have died. It is not the first time the capital Manila has been inundated. Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reports from Manila.