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Mass graves are being used for Philippines dead

The President of the Philippines, Benigno Aquino has declared a national calamity in the south of the country following the weekend's devastating storms which killed nearly 1,000 people.

Some local authorities have begun burying bodies in mass graves.

The BBC's Kate McGowan reports from Mindinao.

  • 20 Dec 2011
  • From the section Asia
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