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Sluggish count: Haiyan deaths breach 6,000

Dec 13, 2013 - 11:50 AM

It takes 3 weeks for the NDRRMC to count a thousand bodies

RETRIEVAL. Dead bodies litter the streets of Tacloban city as volunteers collect them. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig

Cop who estimated 10,000 Haiyan death toll relieved

Nov 15, 2013 - 12:13 AM

Chief Supt Elmer Soria was relieved due to stress the same excuse President Benigno Aquino III used to explain to CNN the high death toll estimate

ALL AFFECTED. Super Typhoon Yolanda affected even local government officials, making clearing and relief operations all the more difficult. Photo by EPA/Francis Malasig