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British carrier HMS Illustrious to aid typhoon victims

Britain's biggest aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious is on its way to the Philippines to help the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan.

On board is equipment that can turn sea water in to drinking water something that is in very short supply in the worst hit areas.

She is currently docked in Singapore.

Jonah Fisher spoke to Captain Mike Utley, Commanding Officer, HMS Illustrious, dockside.

  • 20 Nov 2013
  • From the section Asia
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