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Extreme hardship grows in Philippines - Nov 13th, 2013 - International

— Desperation is growing in the central Philippines where aid has been slow in coming after the killer typhoon that ripped the area. Aid officials are hoping the reopening of two airports helps the cause, but roads are closed so trucks can't get through. Mobs that overran a rice warehouse triggered a wall collapse that killed eight people and security forces shot it out with an armed gang.