The marines said US military aircraft have put in nearly 480 flight hours in 186 aircraft sorties, moved nearly 1,200 relief workers into the devastated city of Tacloban and have airlifted nearly 2,900 displaced people from the affected areas. On Saturday alone, they delivered more than 107 tonnes of food, water and shelter items to Tacloban, Borongan and Guiuan.
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 - Page 6 News List
Philippine relief effort bolsters US’ presence in Asia
AP, ABOARD THE USS GEORGE WASHINGTON
This story has been viewed 3846 times.
Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.
Listing from 2015-10-02 to 2015-10-09
- Most read
- Most e-mailed
1US group warns of ‘storm’ to hit South China Sea
2Lai’s independence stance stirs furor
3Graduates lacking desired skills: ETS
4Do giant snakes still live on Kinmen?