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(bəˈtu ɑn)

a city in the Philippines, on NE Mindanao. 172,489.
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Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala led the turnover ceremonies which coincided with the a farmers forum and a techno clinic attended by more than a thousand participants held in Butuan City on November 23.
And then there are lotus ear ornaments from Butuan, belt buckles from Mindanao and burial ensembles from Daet and elsewhere.
Butuan City, Phillipines : Emergency workers evacuated thousands of people across the southern Philippines on Tuesday, including many already made homeless by a typhoon in November, after three days of rain flooded towns and farmland.
A number of flights at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport were also cancelled yesterday, including Cebu Pacific flights going to Caticlan, Surigao and Butuan.
see also Verdun, supra note 10, at 5 (researching illegal mining in Butuan City).
They linked him to club members in Midtown Butuan City who paired him up with a family of farmers living without water or electricity in the jungle, desperately trying to get the harvest in.
Her family in Butuan City along with various groups have accused Embassy officials of keeping mum on the issue and trying to cover up.
At least four people are still missing and are believed to be trapped under the collapsed building in downtown Butuan City, in Mindanao's Agusan del Norte province, according to Superintendent Martin Gamba, Caraga police regional spokesperson.
Three women managed to dash out of a burning room and groped their way down three floors in darkness but found that the main steel door in the building in downtown Butuan city was locked, police investigator Jonathan Basil said.
funded construction of a new PDEA Regional Headquarters in Butuan, Mindanao, and in the form of U.
The victim's husband and four young children, two boys and two girls, are in Barangay Taguipo, Butuan City, in southern Philippines.
Un elu municipal de Butuan (sud), Valentin Campos, a ete attaque lundi par un homme arme quelques heures avant l'ouverture du scrutin et est decede a l'hopital, a indique la police.