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Imelda Marcos launches Philippines election campaign

The former first lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, has launched her campaign for a seat in congress.

The 80-year-old widow, who lost a presidential bid in 1992, is standing for a place in the lower house in the 10 May local elections.

Rachel Harvey reports.


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