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Spirits low for Christmas in the Philippines

As the world celebrates Christmas, Filipinos are busy still recovering from Typhoon Haiyan.

Last updated: 25 Dec 2013 20:02
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Christmas is usually a day of festivities in the mostly Catholic nation.

But this year's celebrations are sombre.

The country is still recovering from Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated towns in November.

Al Jazeera’s Veronica Pedrosa reports from Tacloban.

 

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