IED exploded during a fiesta celebration in Hilongos, Leyte


December 28, 2016

MANILA, Philippines  – Ten people are reported dead and 20 wounded after an improvised explosive device (IED) exploded during a fiesta celebration in Hilongos, Leyte, Wednesday evening, December 28.

“Ten have been reported dead, 20 injured, according to [Social Welfare] Secretary Judy Taguiwalo,” Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said in a statement sent to reporters around 1 am Thursday, December 29.

 

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