natural disaster

Damage caused by Typhoon Rai in the Philippines, impacting on Thursday, December 16, with winds up to 270 km per hour.

Nearly sixteen million people are affected by the devastating consequences of the typhoon.

The tsunami has destroyed hundreds of houses causing the affected population to have moved.

The natural catastrophe happened last December 22 on the coast of the Sonda Strait, between the islands of Java and Sumatra.

Hurricane shot. Photo: Wikimedia

Some organisations are giving support after the disaster by distributing food, water and other facilities to affected areas.