Displaced first by Typhoon Haiyan, now an oil spill

  LOILO PROVINCE, 29 November 2013 (IRIN) – Local government authorities in a fishing village in northern Panay island in central Philippines are scrambling to evacuate thousands of residents after toxic fumes from a bunker fuel leak caused levels of benzene in the air to rocket. “We identified 1,042 families living along the contaminated coastline […]