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Philippines: Surviving Typhoon Haiyan in Eastern Samar


Talking to us from the ruins of his house, seventy-year-old Sofronio Masagca, of Salcedo in Eastern Samar, gives us a first-hand description of the devastation he witnessed. Looking around at the debris left in the typhoon's wake, he says he doesn't know how he will rebuild his house, or feed his wife and family in the days and weeks to come.