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Fate of cyclone-hit island in Palau unknown

Fate of cyclone-hit island in Palau unknown

Updated 7 November 2013, 18:13 AEST

The fate of nearly sixty people on an island in the north of Palau which was hit by super typhoon Haiyan overnight remains unknown.

Most of the residents of Kayangel refused to obey a manadatory order to evacuate, issued by the President on Tuesday. Communications with Kayangel were lost around one o'clock this morning.

Presenter: Bruce Hill

Reporter Bernardette Carreon

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