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Typhoon Haiyan: Desolation where storm first landed

An isolated village on the Philippine island of Samar was the first place to be hit by Typhoon Haiyan but one of the last to receive significant aid.

The BBC's Andrew Harding, in the village near the town of Guiuan, said no houses were left standing and people were washed out to sea.

  • 14 Nov 2013
  • From the section Asia
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