Philippines

Philippines: Storm Kai-Tak's heavy rains hamper rescue

Tropical Storm Kai-Tak has caused landslides that killed at least 40. But rescue workers won't be able to help until the relentless rains slow.

Tropical Storm Kai-Tak has caused heavy flooding and landslides in the Philippines, killing at least 40 people.

Bodies are still being retrieved from the rubble in some areas.

President Rodrigo Duterte has promised a quick recovery, but rescue operations have been hampered by relentless rains.

Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Biliran province.

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