TACLOBAN— One of the most powerful storms ever recorded killed at least 10,000 people in the central Philippines, a senior police official said on Sunday, with huge waves sweeping away coastal villages and devastating one of the main cities in the region.
Super typhoon Haiyan destroyed about 70 to 80 percent of structures in its path as it tore through Leyte province on Friday, said police chief superintendent Elmer Soria, before weakening and heading west for Vietnam.
Philippines typhoon – Fox News
9 hours ago … Authorities expect a “very high number of fatalities” after one of the strongest typhoons on record devastated the central Philippines, cutting …
BBC News – Typhoon Haiyan: Thousands feared dead in Philippines
2 hours ago … Officials say up to 10000 people may have died on Leyte island, which bore the brunt of the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
Typhoon Haiyan: at least 10000 reported dead in Philippine province
21 hours ago … The Philippine Red Cross said in Tacloban bodies had been found “piled up … Relatives of those living in the typhoon’s path have had no news …
Philippine typhoon death toll could reach 10,000 – Yahoo News
18 hours ago … From Yahoo News: TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — The death toll from one of the strongest storms on record that ravaged the central …
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Over 10000 feared dead in Philippines
Ninemsn, on Sun, 10 Nov 2013 10:56:15 -0800
Hundreds of police and soldiers were deployed to contain looters in Tacloban, the devastated provincial capital of Leyte, while the US announced it had responded to a Philippine government appeal and was sending military help. “Tacloban is totally …
With thousands dead, Philippine typhoon ‘a great human tragedy’
Nanaimo Daily News, on Sun, 10 Nov 2013 11:30:00 -0800
TACLOBAN, Philippines – As many as 10,000 people are believed dead in one Philippine city alone after one of the worst storms ever recorded unleashed ferocious winds and giant waves that washed away homes and schools. Corpses hung from tree …
Typhoon Haiyan: Death toll could top 10000
10News, on Sat, 09 Nov 2013 10:36:35 -0800
TACLOBAN, Philippines – As many as 10,000 people are believed dead in one Philippine city alone when one of the worst storms on record sent giant sea waves washing away homes, schools and airport buildings, officials said Sunday. Ferocious winds …
US forces heading to storm-devastated Philippine islands
NEWS.GNOM.ES, on Sun, 10 Nov 2013 11:41:15 -0800
Residents walk past debris and destroyed houses along a road in Tacloban City, Leyte province, central Philippines on November 10, 2013, three days after devastating Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the city on November 8. Super typhoon Haiyan destroyed …
Our year of living disastrously
CNN (blog), on Sun, 10 Nov 2013 11:41:15 -0800
Editor’s note: Mong Palatino is a Philippines-based writer and former lawmaker. The views expressed are his own. The images of the devastation wrought by super typhoon Haiyan as it hit the Philippines the past two days have shocked people across the …
Survivors “walk like zombies” after Philippine typhoon kills estimated 10000
Firstpost, on Sun, 10 Nov 2013 04:56:15 -0800
TACLOBAN, Philippines (Reuters) – One of the most powerful storms ever recorded killed at least 10,000 people in the central Philippines, a senior police official said on Sunday, with huge waves sweeping away coastal villages and devastating one of the …
TYPHOON HAIYAN BATTERS THE PHILIPPINES – BBC NEWS
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