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EU says it is ready to help PH recover after Typhoon Rolly onslaught

/ 08:43 PM November 01, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The European Union (EU) has expressed its readiness to assist the Philippines in its recovery efforts following the onslaught of Typhoon Rolly.

“Our solidarity with the Filipino people as typhoon #RollyPhbatters the country, particularly Bicol region. #EU stands ready to assist in recovery efforts,” EU said in a tweet Sunday evening.

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“The resiliency, strength,  and courage of the Filipinos will persevere in these trying times,” it added.

The strongest tropical cyclone to hit the country this year made landfall as a super typhoon in Bato, Catanduanes at 4:50 a.m, then in Tiwi, Albay at 7:20 a.m. before weakening into a typhoon category.

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At 12:00 p.m., Rolly made its third landfall in San Narciso, Quezon. Itw as followed by landfall in Lobo, Batangas at 5:30 p.m.  So far, at least 7 people reportedly died due to the typhoon.

/MUF

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