Death toll from typhoon passes 500 in the Philippines (Second Coming Watch Update #281) - Ministry Videos
Released: December 10, 2012 By: Daniel Whyte III
1. According to The Associated Press, Rescuers were digging through mud and debris to retrieve more bodies strewn across a farming valley in the southern Philippines by a powerful typhoon. The death toll from the storm has surpassed 500, with more than 400 people missing. More than 310,000 people have lost their homes since Typhoon Bopha struck and are crowded inside evacuation centers or staying with their relatives, relying on food and emergency supplies being rushed in by government agencies and aid groups.
2. According to The Times of Israel, the United States, along with several key allies, is prepared to launch a military intervention in Syria should the Assad government resort to using its chemical weapons against the rebels. A military source told the Times that U.S. forces could be ready “rapidly, within days,” if Syrian chemical weapons were activated, and implied that the necessary forces were already in the region.
3. According to Reuters, an earthquake measuring 5.5 in magnitude struck eastern Iran, killing eight people and injuring 12 others. Emergency teams scrambled to rescue others and treat the injured. People fled their homes as the quake struck and brought walls and buildings down. But others were left trapped under rubble in villages across the district of Zohan.
4. According to The Associated Press, a strong earthquake struck the same Japanese coast devastated by last year’s massive quake...
More videos from this user
Recommended for you
- Ukraine ‘at war’ with eastern rebels and more (Second Com...glsociety00:09:4019 views
- Putin revives Russia as global power and more (Second Com...glsociety00:07:5519 views
- Putin halts diplomacy with U.S. and more (Second Coming W...glsociety00:09:2718 views
- Earth hit by asteroids more times than thought and more (...glsociety00:10:5022 views
- Troops clash with gunmen in Ukraine and more (Second Comi...glsociety00:08:4222 views
- U.S. warns China against sezing disputed land by force an...glsociety00:08:1722 views
- Ecuador volcano spews ash 6 miles high and more (Second C...glsociety00:08:5315 views
- The Teachers of the Church, Part 1 (The History of Christ...glsociety00:11:3421 views
- The Deposit of the Faith, Part 8 (The History of Christia...glsociety00:08:4120 views
- The Argument from the World as an Interacting Whole for t...glsociety00:10:1869 views
- The Argument from the World as an Interacting Whole for t...glsociety00:10:2442 views
- The Contingency Argument for the Existence of God (Part 2...glsociety00:09:3537 views
- Deadly protests unfold on 3 continents; Rouhani says Jeru...glsociety00:07:2450 views
- Iran threatens to send troops into Pakistan; Says it will...glsociety00:06:3342 views
- Jews around the world less safe in 2013 (Second Coming Wa...glsociety00:08:2132 views
- Israel among top 10 most powerful nations (Second Coming ...glsociety00:10:2649 views
- Israel: Hamas will suffer if rocket attacks continue (SCW...glsociety00:07:2056 views
- NSA creating secret network capable of launching cyberatt...glsociety00:08:2240 views
- Israeli calls for Iran strike increase and more (Second C...glsociety00:10:1249 views
- Russia occupies Ukrainian territory and more (Second Comi...glsociety00:09:5855 views