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Climate activists fast to recognize Philippine suffering

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Members of the Citizens Climate Lobby (CCL) in Minnesota, a non-partisan network working in the U.S. and Canada, recently went without food in recognition of the suffering of the Philippine nation hard hit by Typhoon Haiyan.

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Following an appeal to fellow delegates, Yeb Sano, the Philippine representative to the climate talks in Warsaw, Poland, announced that he would be fasting in solidarity with his fellow countrymen still without food or water several days after the typhoon hit.

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