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British carrier HMS Illustrious to aid typhoon victims

The aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious will be sent to help people affected by the typhoon in the Philippines, Prime Minister David Cameron has said.

HMS Illustrious is currently in the Gulf and is expected to arrive in the Philippines on 24 November.

The carrier will relieve destroyer HMS Daring, which is already on its way and should arrive on Friday.

  • 14 Nov 2013
  • From the section Asia
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