Philippines typhoon kills over 400

 
 
 
  • Residents cross a damaged road destroyed at the height of Typhoon Bopha in the village of Andap. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • Lenlen Medrano and her child, survivors of Typhoon Bopha, prepare to be transported across a surging river on a zip line in the town of New Bataan. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • A family using a rope cross a damaged road destroyed at the height of Typhoon Bopha in the village of Andap. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • A woman using a rope crosses a damaged road destroyed at the height of Typhoon Bopha. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • Motorists traverse a flooded road. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • Philippine soldiers remove a fallen tree from a road as they scoure the town for survivors in New Bataan, Compostela Valley province. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • Philippine soldiers aboard a military truck patrol as they look for survivors amidst ruins. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • A woman sorts out clothes in front of her damaged house in Monte Vista town. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • A couple fix their destroyed house in Monte Vista town, Compostela Valley. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • This handout photograph taken on December 6 and released by the 10th Infantry Division Philippine Army shows an aerial view of Compostela Valley in the southern Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha. A quarter million people were homeless and over 400 confirmed dead after the Philippines' worst typhoon this year. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • Philippine Coast Guard personnel carry relief goods for victims of Typhoon Bopha. (Jay Directo, AFP)
  • Philippine Coast Guard personnel carry relief goods for victims of Typhoon Bopha. (Jay Directo, AFP)
  • Workers clear a road with a fallen tree after Typhoon Bophal hit the city of Tagum, Davao del Norter province, on the southern island of Mindanao. Typhoon Bopha smashed into the southern Philippines early December 4, as more than 40,000 people crammed into shelters to escape the onslaught of the strongest cyclone to hit the country this year. (AFP)
  • Residents brave heavy rains next to a tilted electric post. (AFP)
  • A survivor is loaded onto a flat bed truck to be taken to a hospital in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha. (Karlos Manlupig, AFP)
  • Residents look at their damaged house in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha. (Karlos Manlupig, AFP)
  • Rescuers carry a dead body retrieved among boulders in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)
  • A rescue worker carries an elderly resident across a surging river in New Bataan. (Ted Aljibe, AFP)