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'Darth Vader' orders Philippine villagers to stay home

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Youth leaders in a Philippine village are reminding residents to stay home and observe physical distancing in home-made costumes of the Star Wars icons Darth Vader and Stormtroopers, sending positive vibes to quarantine-weary residents amid the coronavirus lockdown.

Added on the 06/05/2020 23:54:47 - Copyright : AFP EN

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