Victims forced to take desperate measures to survive

Typhoon survivors have told ITV News of the desperate measures they have been forced to take to survive.

Medicines are rationed and there are long queues for what little food is available.

And as our correspondent Angus Walker reports from Tacloban, sometimes looting is the only option.

Warning: Angus' report contains images of dead bodies:

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President: Typhoon killed 2,000

The president of the Philippines has said he believes the much-publicised figure of 10,000 deaths from the typhoon may be too high. President Benigno Aquino III told CNN his government was working on an estimate of 2,000-2,500 deaths.