Six months ago, Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded, hit the Philippines. More than 6,200 people were killed and over 1,000 are still missing.

The islands, which had recently been battered by a major earthquake, were devastated by winds of up to 315 km/h (195 mph) and waves of up to six metres (19 feet) high.

These images show the unprecedented force of the storm and the scale of the destruction and loss of lives it caused.