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Typhoon Hagupit: Philippines' villagers shelter from storm

Hundreds of thousands of people in the Philippines are taking shelter as Typhoon Hagupit sweeps across the country.

More than half a million people have fled coastal villages, some of which are still recovering from Typhoon Haiyan last year.

But Jonathan Head in a village outside the city of Legazpi says preparations for the storm appear to have paid off.

  • 07 Dec 2014
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