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Philippines Typhoon Nightmare: A Reporter's Take (On Assignment Nov. 29)i
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December 02, 2013 5:58 PM
VOA Correspondent Steve Herman tells On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui and Alex Villarreal what it was like to cover the aftermath of the Philippines' deadly Typhoon Haiyan, which hit on November 8. Steve notes serious challenges in the country not only for reporters, but for aid workers as well.

Philippines Typhoon Nightmare: A Reporter's Take (On Assignment Nov. 29)

Published December 02, 2013

VOA Correspondent Steve Herman tells On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui and Alex Villarreal what it was like to cover the aftermath of the Philippines' deadly Typhoon Haiyan, which hit on November 8. Steve notes serious challenges in the country not only for reporters, but for aid workers as well.

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