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Typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in China

Rescue workers set up a lamp as rescue work continues after typhoon Lekima hit the village in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers set up a lamp as rescue work continues after typhoon Lekima hit the village in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers set up a lamp as rescue work continues after typhoon Lekima hit the village in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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Rescuers help clean up a house damaged by a landslide after typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers help clean up a house damaged by a landslide after typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers help clean up a house damaged by a landslide after typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Cars are partially submerged in floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit Dajing town in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 10. Jiang Chao/Zhejiang Daily Press Group

Cars are partially submerged in floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit Dajing town in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 10. Jiang Chao/Zhejiang Daily Press Group

Cars are partially submerged in floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit Dajing town in Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 10. Jiang Chao/Zhejiang Daily Press Group
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Rescue workers help residents stranded in a building partially submerged by floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit the city of Linhai in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers help residents stranded in a building partially submerged by floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit the city of Linhai in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers help residents stranded in a building partially submerged by floodwaters after Typhoon Lekima hit the city of Linhai in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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Firefighters search for survivors in collapsed houses damaged by a landslide after Typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Firefighters search for survivors in collapsed houses damaged by a landslide after Typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Firefighters search for survivors in collapsed houses damaged by a landslide after Typhoon Lekima hit Shanzao village in Yongjia county, Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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People clean a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Linhai city of Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

People clean a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Linhai city of Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

People clean a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Linhai city of Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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Dajing town is seen damaged and partially submerged in floodwaters in the aftermath of Typhoon Lekima in Leqing, Zhejiang province, August 10. Zhejiang Daily

Dajing town is seen damaged and partially submerged in floodwaters in the aftermath of Typhoon Lekima in Leqing, Zhejiang province, August 10. Zhejiang Daily

Dajing town is seen damaged and partially submerged in floodwaters in the aftermath of Typhoon Lekima in Leqing, Zhejiang province, August 10. Zhejiang Daily
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Rescue workers evacuate stranded residents with a bulldozer on a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers evacuate stranded residents with a bulldozer on a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescue workers evacuate stranded residents with a bulldozer on a flooded street after typhoon Lekima hit Taizhou, Zhejiang province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man rows an inflatable kayak carrying a boy on a flooded street after Typhoon Lekima hit Wenling, Zhejiang province,  August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

A man rows an inflatable kayak carrying a boy on a flooded street after Typhoon Lekima hit Wenling, Zhejiang province, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

A man rows an inflatable kayak carrying a boy on a flooded street after Typhoon Lekima hit Wenling, Zhejiang province, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer
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People holding umbrellas wade through floodwaters amid heavy rainfall on a street after super typhoon Lekima made landfall in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, August 10.  REUTERS/Stringer

People holding umbrellas wade through floodwaters amid heavy rainfall on a street after super typhoon Lekima made landfall in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

People holding umbrellas wade through floodwaters amid heavy rainfall on a street after super typhoon Lekima made landfall in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer
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A wave brought by typhoon Lekima breaks on the shore next to a pedestrian in Qingdao, Shandong province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

A wave brought by typhoon Lekima breaks on the shore next to a pedestrian in Qingdao, Shandong province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

A wave brought by typhoon Lekima breaks on the shore next to a pedestrian in Qingdao, Shandong province, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man rides an electric scooter in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

A man rides an electric scooter in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

A man rides an electric scooter in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Cars are damaged after typhoon Lekima made landfall in Wenling, Zhejiang province, August 10. Wang Gang/CNS via REUTERS

Cars are damaged after typhoon Lekima made landfall in Wenling, Zhejiang province, August 10. Wang Gang/CNS via REUTERS

Cars are damaged after typhoon Lekima made landfall in Wenling, Zhejiang province, August 10. Wang Gang/CNS via REUTERS
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People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

People walk in the rainstorm as typhoon Lekima approaches in Shanghai, August 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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