Philippine leader blames deforestation for killer mudslide


              In this photo provided by the Philippine Coast Guard, rescuers continue their search for missing bodies at Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines on Monday, Oct. 31, 2022. Several people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year with dozens more feared missing after villagers were buried in a boulder-laden mudslide. (Philippine Coast Guard via AP)
            
              Rescuers continue to search for missing bodies in a mudslide after Tropical Storm Nalgae hit Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines, Monday Oct. 31, 2022. Philippine officials say more than 100 people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year. (AP Photo)
            
              Rescuers search for missing bodies in a mudslide after Tropical Storm Nalgae hit Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines on Monday Oct. 31, 2022. Philippine officials say more than 100 people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year. (AP Photo)
            
              Family members grieve in front of the burial site of their relatives that were retrieved after Tropical Storm Nalgae hit Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines on Monday Oct. 31, 2022. Philippine officials say more than 100 people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year. (AP Photo)
            
              A woman grieves in front of the burial site of her relatives that were retrieved after Tropical Storm Nalgae hit Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines on Monday Oct. 31, 2022. Philippine officials say more than 100 people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year. (AP Photo)
            
              Rescuers use a backhoe to search for missing bodies in a mudslide after Tropical Storm Nalgae hit Barangay Kusiong, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao province, southern Philippines on Monday Oct. 31, 2022. Philippine officials say more than 100 people have died in one of the most destructive storms to lash the Philippines this year. (AP Photo)
Philippine leader blames deforestation for killer mudslide