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Mayor of Christchurch: 'Spirits are remarkably good'

The mayor of Christchurch has praised the progress made four days after a massive earthquake rocked the New Zealand city.

Bob Parker told the BBC spirits among hundreds of rescue workers from eight nations were "remarkably good".

The death toll from Tuesday's 6.3 magnitude tremor stands at 144, with more than 200 still missing.

  • 26 Feb 2011
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