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This picture taken on November 16, 2013 shows a mother comforting her... News PhotoCare,Emergencies and Disasters,Extreme Weather,Horizontal,Males,Mother,Philippines,Shock,Showing,Son,Super Typhoon Haiyan - 2013,Tacloban,TyphoonPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on November 16, 2013 shows a mother comforting her son traumatised by the typhoon in Tanauan on the outskirts of Tacloban. The United Nations has confirmed at least 4,500 killed in the disaster, which brought five-metre (16-foot) waves to Tacloban, flattening nearly everything in their path as they swept hundreds of metres across the low-lying land. AFP PHOTO/ Nicolas ASFOURI (Photo credit should read NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)