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Philippines, one week after Typhoon Haiyan

Published 15/11/2013 | 13:05

A man works on building a temporary shelter outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man works on building a temporary shelter outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A woman comforts her sleeping child in their temporary shelter inside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines.
A pregnant woman rests in a temporary shelter inside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend.
A Philippines Air Force personel throws a bag of food items to residents in a remote village on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend.
People line up for relief handouts outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Food packages are handed out to residents outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man and child receive a food package given out outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
People line up for relief handouts outside the Tacloban Stadium on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend.
US troops stand in front of their C-130 cargo plane in Tacloban airport on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines.
US troops unload relief from one of the US Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey in Tacloban airport on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon, however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)
A car is wedged in an archway of a church on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A woman waits to be treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Residents are seen as they charge their mobile phones along the road in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Figurines are seen amongst the destruction brought about by typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A ship is seen amongst the debris caused by the typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon, however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult.
A man walks through the debris caused by the typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon, however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)
TACLOBAN, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: A ship is seen amongst the debris caused by the typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon, however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)
TACLOBAN, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: Residents wait for their turn to get relief supplies in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon, however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)
A ship is seen amongst the debris caused by the typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Residents wait for their turn to get relief supplies in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Residents wait for their turn to get relief supplies in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Residents wait for their turn to get relief supplies in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Residents wait for their turn to get relief supplies in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
People walk through the debris caused by the typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines.
A mass grave for the dead is seen following the recent typhoon in Tacloban on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines.
Philippine Army rescue teams clear the road to the hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines.
Philippine Army rescue teams clear the road to the hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines.
A dead man lies in debris by the water's edge on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A young girls stands on the balcony of her destroyed house on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines.
A member of army personnel sits in a truck as it drives past an overturned lorry on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man waits to be treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Members of the community dig a grave on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A dead man lies in debris by the waters edge on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A young girl lies in a bed awaiting treatment in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man sifts through debris on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A chapel is converted into a neonatal unit in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Sister Mary James wades through mud inside the destroyed St Joseph Church on November 15, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A chapel is converted into a neonatal unit in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A pregnant woman is helped onto a trolley in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A woman and her new born baby lay on the floor in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man waits to be treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Francisco Quiza is treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Patients wait to be treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man waits to be treated in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
Joanne Vernen cares for her 3-month-old son Dwayne who is suffering from dehydration in Tacloban Hospital on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
A man pushes a rickshaw through a demolished street on November 14, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless.
MV-22 Ospreys assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, load supplies to provide aid during Operation Damayan November 14, 2013 in Tacloban, the Phillipines.
TACLOBAN, PHILLIPINES - NOVEMBER 14: In this handout provided by the U.S. Navy, an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Island Knights of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 drops supplies onto Tacloban Air Base in support of Operation Damayan November 14, 2013 in Tacloban, the Phillipines. The George Washington Carrier Strike Group and the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade are assisting the Philippine government in response to the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). (Photo by Ricardo R. Guzman/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)
In this handout provided by the U.S. Navy, Naval Aircrewman 2nd Class Justin Peach, of Riverside, California., prepares to drop supplies from an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 in support of Operation DamayanNovember 14, 2013 in Tacloban, the Phillipines.
In this handout provided by the U.S. Navy, hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Eric Chiarito (L) of Hyde Park, N.Y., and Marine Sgt. Jonathan Thornton, of Lake Havasu, Arizonia, load supplies onto a forklift at Tacloban Air Base in support of Operation Damayan November 14, 2013 in Tacloban, the Phillipines. The George Washington Carrier Strike Group and the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade are assisting the Philippine government in response to the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). (Photo by Ricardo R. Guzman/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)
In this handout provided by the U.S. Navy, Naval Aircrewman 2nd Class Justin Peach (R) of Riverside, California, prepares to drop supplies from an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 in support of Operation Damayan November 14, 2013 in Tacloban, the Phillipines. The George Washington Carrier Strike Group and the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade are assisting the Philippine government in response to the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). (Photo by Ricardo R. Guzman/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)
People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: A man with an eye injury waits in line for a flight out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: US military personel sleep on aid shipments at Tacloban Airport on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: A man cooks food at the Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
LEYTE, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 15: People wait for flights out of Tacloban Airport in the early hours of the morning on November 15, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan which ripped through Philippines over the weekend has been described as on of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land, leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. Countries all over the world have pledged relief aid to help support those affected by the typhoon however damage to the airport and roads have made moving the aid into the most affected areas very difficult. With dead bodies left out in the open air and very limited food, water and shelter, health concerns are growing. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

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