From China Central TV
Some cities in the Philipines start re-building
Why did they not mention the $ 100 000.- they offered as initial help for their poor neighbours? too modest?
or the aircraft carrier, canadian forces on the ground? European, Australian planes the landing within hours?
Yup! it was not a good look!
Of course, they may have been waiting to measure the extent of their own damage in the southern Chinese provinces of Hainan, Guangxi, and Guangdong, as seen on this satellite view of the Haiyan storm landfall on the Asian continent.