US volunteers work through Oklahoma rubble

Strangers line up to offer assistance as tornado survivors start to rebuild their lives.

Last Modified: 23 May 2013 17:08
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The powerful tornado that tore through the US city of Oklahoma has not destroyed the will to help.

An army of volunteers have descended upon the city, eager to clean up in the aftermath.

Al Jazeera's Cath Turner reports from the suburb of Moore, where strangers are lining up to offer assistance.


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