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Christmas in Mongolia

Christmas in Mongolia

Updated 24 December 2012, 14:51 AEDT

Harsh and bitter winters are not a new weather phenomenon in Mongolia and this Christmas is no different.

The night temperature could plummet to minus-forty degreess celcius.

Amy Hunter is one of about 100 volunteers the Australian Red Cross has sent to developing countries across the world.

She has spent the past nine months in Ulaan Bator as a youth development officer and is spending her first Christmas in chilly Mongolia.

Correspondent: Sen Lam

Speaker: Amy Hunter, Australian volunteer with the Australian Red Cross in Mongolia

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