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Filipinos clamor for food as country recovers from Trami flooding

Children affected by flooding due to heavy rains exacerbated by Tropical Storm Trami share an umbrella after receiving free donuts at a school building serving as an evacuation center in Marikina, east of Manila on Aug. 21.
Children affected by flooding due to heavy rains exacerbated by Tropical Storm Trami share an umbrella after receiving free donuts at a school building serving as an evacuation center in Marikina, east of Manila on Aug. 21.Ted Aljibe / AFP - Getty Images

Tropical Storm Trami wreaked havoc in the Philippines, causing deaths and severe flooding throughout the capital of Manila. Trami, now classified as a Category 1 typhoon, is bearing down on heavily populated northern Taiwan.