Monday 22 October 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut leaves at least 28 people dead as it wreaks havoc across northern Philippines

A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A customer selects instant noodle at a supermarket in preparation for Typhoon Mangkhut, in Shenzhen, China September 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Shop assistants supply bottled water for sale at a supermarket in preparation for Typhoon Mangkhut, in Shenzhen, China September 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Customers shop for instant noodles and cans at a supermarket in preparation for Typhoon Mangkhut, in Shenzhen, China September 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A man holding an umbrella walks in rain as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Raging floods water is seen in Baguio City as Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, hit the Philippines, in this still image obtained from a September 15, 2018 social media video. Jordan Rae Salinas/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
People holding umbrellas walk on a crossing in the rain as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A man holding an umbrella walks past shared bicycles in the rain as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Buildings are seen in the rain as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Philippine Red Cross team clear debris after sending patients of an accident to a hospital in Gonzaga, Cagayan after Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, hit the Philippines, in this September 15, 2018 photo from the Philippine Red Cross. Philippine Red Cross/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
Philippine Red Cross team clear debris after sending patients of an accident to a hospital in Gonzaga, Cagayan after Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, hit the Philippines, in this September 15, 2018 photo from the Philippine Red Cross. Philippine Red Cross/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
Philippine Red Cross team clear debris after sending patients of an accident to a hospital in Gonzaga, Cagayan after Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, hit the Philippines, in this September 15, 2018 photo from the Philippine Red Cross. Philippine Red Cross/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
Relief workers wade through flood waters to rescue stranded people in Brgy. Sagud-Bahley, San Fabian in Pangasinan after Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, hit the Philippines, in this still image taken from a September 15, 2018 video from the Philippine Red Cross. Philippine Red Cross/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
High waves hit the shore at Heng Fa Chuen, a residental district near the waterfront, as Typhoon Mangkhut slams Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
A woman almost falls down near a broken tree in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A man holds onto a tree in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A security personnel holds onto a pole next to a subway sign in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
People walk as high waves hit the shore at Heng Fa Chuen, a residental district near the waterfront, as Typhoon Mangkhut slams Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
A woman runs in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A woman holding an umbrella walks in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A journalist braves high waves at Heng Fa Chuen, a residential district near the waterfront, under Typhoon Mangkhut attack in Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
High waves hit the shore at Heng Fa Chuen, a residental district near the waterfront, as Typhoon Mangkhut slams Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A broken umbrella is pictured in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A man holding an umbrella walks in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A man holding an umbrella walks on a crossing in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Firefighters push a car in flooded waters as high waves hit the shore at Heng Fa Chuen, a residental district near the waterfront, as Typhoon Mangkhut slams Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
A woman walks in the rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches, in Shenzhen, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Heavy downpours in Kowloon as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches Hong Kong, China in this still image taken from a social media video on September 16, 2018. INSTAGRAM/@KONN4 via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
A policeman walks through makeshift tent shelters damaged by strong winds from Typhoon Mangkhut after it barreled across Tuguegarao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Typhoon Mangkhut roared toward densely populated Hong Kong and southern China on Sunday after ravaging across the northern Philippines with ferocious winds and heavy rain causing landslides and collapsed houses. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Residents rebuild a small roadside eatery after the old one was blown away by strong winds from Typhoon Mangkhut after it barreled across Tuguegarao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Typhoon Mangkhut roared toward densely populated Hong Kong and southern China on Sunday after ravaging across the northern Philippines with ferocious winds and heavy rain causing landslides and collapsed houses. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
A journalist braves high waves at Heng Fa Chuen, a residential district near the waterfront, under Typhoon Mangkhut attack in Hong Kong, China September 16, 2018. REUTERS/Bobby Yip TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Waves spilling over a sea barriers as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches Hong Kong, China in this still image taken from a social media video on September 16, 2018. INSTAGRAM/@BLOCKCHAINMITV via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
A flooded street as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches Hong Kong, China in this still image taken from a social media video on September 16, 2018. INSTAGRAM/@BLOCKCHAINMITV via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
A flooded street as Typhoon Mangkhut approaches Hong Kong, China in this still image taken from a social media video on September 16, 2018. INSTAGRAM/@BLOCKCHAINMITV via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

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