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News: Vanuatu

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Aid starts reaching Vanuatu islands

Wednesday, March 18th 2015, 8:28

Emergency aid is beginning to reach some of the worst-hit islands of Vanuatu, after a cyclone tore through flattening entire villages.
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Confidence vote ousts Vanuatu PM

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 10:27

The prime minister of Vanuatu, Edward Natapei, is ousted by a vote of no confidence in parliament while out of the country.
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Cyclone devastates Pacific islands

Saturday, March 14th 2015, 9:11

Cyclone Pam has "completely devastated" the islands of Vanuatu, and could be one of the worst disasters in Pacific history, aid agencies say.
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Cyclone-hit Vanuatu appeals for help

Monday, March 16th 2015, 14:33

Vanuatu needs help "right now" after powerful Cyclone Pam destroyed all economic progress of recent years, President Baldwin Lonsdale says.
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Death toll rises in Vanuatu cyclone

Monday, March 16th 2015, 18:23

A UN team in Vanuatu says 24 people are dead and 3,300 have been displaced by Cyclone Pam, with links to outlying islands still down.
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Devastated Vanuatu starts to get aid

Sunday, March 15th 2015, 23:37

The first planeloads of international aid arrive on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu, devastated by "monster" Cyclone Pam on Saturday.
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Ethnic violence flares in Vanuatu

Wednesday, March 7th 2007, 13:19

Three people are killed and almost 200 arrested as tribal violence hits the Pacific Island of Vanuatu.
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Is Prince Philip an island god?

Sunday, June 10th 2007, 0:03

Nick Squires reports from the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu, where the Duke of Edinburgh is worshipped as a god.
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Pacific 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off Vanuatu

Friday, August 12th 2016, 2:42

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, briefly triggering a local tsunami warning.
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Pacific quake hits near Vanuatu

Tuesday, August 8th 2006, 0:24

An earthquake with magnitude 6.7 strikes off the Pacific nation of Vanuatu, but there is no risk of a tsunami.
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