Emergency workers have launched rescue operations after Typhoon Tembin caused severe flooding in Iligan City on Monday. Tembin, which hit the southern Philippines, strengthened from a tropical storm into a typhoon a day earlier. According to reports over 164 have been killed and 171 are missing due to floods and landslides, however death toll counts are unclear due to conflicting reports from... Еще officials. Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated across the southern Philippines to emergency accommodations after their homes were swept away by the floods. Emergency services and organisations have launched rescue operations deploying around 4000 people to help in the effort.