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Children in a slum area in Manila cool off in a large basin filled... News PhotoChild,Drop,Full,Geographical Locations,Heat - Temperature,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Manila - Philippines,Philippines,Slum,Swimming Pool,Vertical,Water,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPChildren in a slum area in Manila cool off in a large basin filled with water to get relief from the scorching heat on April 6, 2013. The Philippines has been experiencing the hottest days of the year with temperatures of 35 degrees Celsius (95 Fahrenheit) recorded in parts of the city. The Health Department has warned that people could suffer heat stroke or sun burn, but also warned against infectious disease if they bathe in dirty water to escape the high temperatures. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)