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Vanuatu battered by strong winds from Cyclone Pam

Vanuatu, an island nation in the Pacific Ocean, has been battered by one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the region.

Cyclone Pam brought winds of up to 155mph (250kph), bringing done power lines and blowing off roofs.

There are unconfirmed reports that 44 people have been killed.

Phil Mercer reports from Sydney.

Video courtesy of YouTube/Isso Nihmei at

  • 14 Mar 2015
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