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With thousands of islands in the warm waters of the Pacific, the Philippines are destined to face angry tropical storms year after year.
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It is "worse than hell" in the areas that were leveled by the powerful storm, a survivor says. Rescue efforts are under way, but getting to the stricken areas is proving to be difficult.
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The vicious typhoon that raged through the center of the Philippines appears to have killed hundreds, if not thousands of people, and officials were reportedly struggling Sunday to distribute aid to survivors left homeless and destitute.
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Tacloban City, the hardest hit city, faced a 40-foot storm surge and gusts of wind at 200 mph. Cadavers lined the streets and scores of buildings were flattened.
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Hopefully, the worst is now over. But when the storm hit the islands it was packing some of the strongest winds ever recorded.
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