The Day in Photos: 8 November 2017


Posted at Nov 08 2017 11:15 PM

Here are the big stories today in photos.

Trillanes vs Gordon

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV files a plunder complaint against Senator Richard Gordon before the Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday. Trillanes accused Gordon of diverting public funds to the Philippine Red Cross, which the latter chairs. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Glimpse of Marawi

A resident peers out from a hole in the ruins of Marawi City on Tuesday. Many locals are now seeing for the first time the damage on their houses after authorities allowed them to return to their communities. Froilan Gallardo, ABS-CBN News

Figuring Trump

Elmer Padilla, 30, who has become famous for creating action figures out of discarded slippers, puts the finishing touches on a figure of U.S. President Donald Trump (center) at his workshop on Wednesday. Trump is set to attend the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings in the Philippines next week. Romeo Ranoco, Reuters

Clark tightens security for ASEAN

K-9 teams greet their dogs after arriving at the Clark Airforce City in Pampanga on Wednesday. The dogs are part of the initial security deployments as law enforcers tighten security for the ASEAN Summit meetings on November 13-15. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Typhoon Yolanda victims commemorated

Members of the Philippine Movement for Climate Justice light candles at the University of the Philippines on Wednesday to commemorate the victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda four years ago. The group blamed environmentally destruction as the the primary cause of climate change causing severe weather patterns. Fernando G. Sepe Jr., ABS-CBN News