Philippines' Typhoon Haiyan six months on

More than 6,000 people were killed six months ago when the deadly typhoon struck the Philippines.

Last updated: 07 May 2014 07:06
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More than 6,000 people were killed when Typhoon Haiyan struck the central Philippines six months ago. The government says efforts to rebuild communities are well under way. But many survivors say their family members are still missing.

Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from Palo Leyte.


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