The Day in Photos: 13 June 2018


Posted at Jun 13 2018 11:25 PM

‘Shabu’ in tea bags

Department of the Interior and Local Government officer-in-charge Eduardo Año, Philippine National Police Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde and National Capital Region Police Office Director Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar present seized methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) worth P163 million at a press conference in Camp Crame on Wednesday. The illegal drugs were confiscated during a buy-bust operation in Sta. Ana, Manila on June 12, authorities said. Manny Palmero, ABS-CBN News

North Koreans react

North Koreans check displayed local newspapers featuring stories on the US-North Korea talks in Singapore at a subway station in Pyongyang, North Korea in this photo taken by Kyodo on Wednesday. The historic summit resulted in positive discussions on the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. Kyodo via Reuters

After a landslide

Parents and teachers clean up in an area affected by a landslide at Natipuan Elementary School in Nasugbu, Batangas on Wednesday. The heavy downpour in Southern Luzon brought by the enhanced southwest monsoon (habagat) caused landslides and flooding in the area. Domcar Lagto, ABS-CBN News

Bayanihan sa estero

Residents clean up a portion of the Estero Magdalena in Tondo, Manila, Wednesday. Communities around the area have begun clean-up drives after heavy rains washed tons of garbage on to the community. Around 53 families residing along Estero Magdalena are scheduled for relocation to different housing projects, according to the city government. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

2 killed in Baguio mudslide

Rescue workers from 911 On Call, Baguio Fire Department, and other volunteers try to save people caught in a mudslide at Sandico St., Barangay Salud Mitra, Baguio City on Wednesday afternoon. Two people were killed, according to local authorities. ABS-CBN News

Mandaluyong's water park

Children play amid flash floods in Mandaluyong City, Wednesday. The state weather bureau announced that occasional heavy rains, due to the enhanced southwest monsoon (Habagat), will persist until the end of the week. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News