Over 2 Million Displaced in China as Typhoon Hits

Sep 16, 09:10 PM

Nearly 2.5 million people have been moved from their homes in the Chinese province of Guangdong, which is being buffeted by Asia's strongest typhoon this year.

Also in the programme, the governor of North Carolina in the United States has warned of what he called a "rising risk to life", following floods triggered by record amounts of rain.

Picture: Broken glass is seen outside a restaurant after a rainstorm as Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in Guangdong province, China on 16th September 2018. Credit: REUTERS/Jason Lee