Philippines Storm: Death toll more than 180

Rescuers evacute residents during heavy flooding in Cagayan de Oro city in the Philippines, December 22, 2017. Picture taken December 22, 2017 REUTERS/Froilan Gallardo

Tropical storm which swept through the southern Philippines killed more than 180 people while dozens are reported missing.

Storm Tembin has brought floods and and mudslides to parts of Midano Island.

Tubod and Piagapo towns were badly hit causing a number of homes to be buried by boulders.

Tembin which has winds of up to 80km/h (50mph), has passed Mindano and reached the resort island of Palawan, and is now continuing to move further west.

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