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(Placename) a port in the Philippines, on SW Mindanao on Basilan Strait: founded by the Spanish in 1635; tourist centre, with fisheries. Pop: 716 000 (2005 est)


(ˌzæm boʊˈɑŋ gə)

a seaport on SW Mindanao, in the S Philippines. 511,000.
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The following areas remain under the state of calamity: Tambulig, Zamboanga del Sur Province of Lanao del Norte Labason, Zamboanga del Norte Salug, Zamboanga del Norte Kabasalan, Zamboanga Sibugay Balabac, Palawan Aborlan, Palawan Bataraza, Palawan Gutalac, Zamboanga del Norte Siocon, Zamboanga del Norte Baungon, Bukidnon Province of Lanao del Sur The agency also said that the Department of Social Welfare and Development has given worth of P29.
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Agency : Barangay Culianan, Zamboanga City, Zamboanga Del Sur
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Agency : Barangay Cabatangan, Zamboanga City, Zamboanga Del Sur