RESIDENT CARRIES CHAIRS RECOVERED FROM SHANTY DAMAGED BY FLOODING IN SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES

A resident carries chairs he salvaged from his damaged shanty Dec. 18, after flash floods brought by Tropical Storm Washi hit Iligan City in the southern Philippines. Church agencies teamed with international aid groups and the Philippine government to assist tens of thousands of people made homeless in the disaster. (CNS photo/Reuters) (Dec. 19, 2011) See PHILIPPINES-FLOOD Dec. 19, 2011.