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Authorities in Pakistan say they are mobilising to receive as many as half a million people displaced by fighting in the Swat Valley. Reporter Zubeida Malik speaks to Jamal Nasir Khan, the Nazim of Swat - effectively the local mayor, about how the city of Mingora, the main town in the valley, is now almost completely deserted as the Pakistani army close in.

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