Philippines: Seven killed after fire engulfs passenger ferry

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Authorities in the Philippines say seven people have been killed in a sea incident involving a passenger ferry.

Fire engulfed the vessel carrying more than 130 people.

Al Jazeera’s Jamela Alindogan has more.

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