10 May. 2012
Residents paddle their makeshift boat to safety as fire engulfs houses at a slum community in Manila May 11, 2012. At least 1000 houses were razed in the fire, the cause of which is yet unknown, leaving 5000 families homeless, local media reported.
REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo (PHILIPPINES - Tags: DISASTER SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)