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Philippine aid convoy ambushed as troops quell looting

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Philippine troops killed two communist insurgents who attacked an aid convoy en route to typhoon-devastated Tacloban on Tuesday, the military said, as soldiers were deployed to quell looting by hungry survivors. 

Philippines police and soldiers are deployed to stop rampant looting in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan, in Tacloban on November 11, 2013

Bodies still littered the streets of the city, where the United Nations fears 10,000 people could have died when the category-five Haiyan struck on Friday.

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