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Residents whose homes were destroyed seek refuge at a basketball... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Basketball - Sport,Change,Civilian,Court,Evacuation,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Geographical Locations,Horizontal,Manila,Philippines,Protection,Ruined,Slum,SolitudePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPResidents whose homes were destroyed seek refuge at a basketball court converted into an evacuation center after a pre-dawn fire engulfed a slum area in Manila on December 25, 2012. At least seven people were killed and thousands left homeless as two fires struck the Philippine capital on Christmas Day, sparking riots as a slum went up in flames, Manila's fire marshal said. AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS (Photo credit should read NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)