Displaced Villagers in Crossing Salbo

Displaced villagers rest at their makeshift tents at the evacuation center in Crossing Salbo, Datu Saudi Ampatuan town in Maguindanao on Wednesday, August 8, 2012. Data from the Office of the Civil Defense -ARMM showed that 25,650 persons are now temporarily staying at 11 evacuation centers following the skirmishes between the government soldiers and members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters since August 5 in Shariff Aguak town in Maguindanao. Mindanews Photo by Pop M. Salahog