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Typhoon Morakot Situation Report No. 3

This report is issued by OCHA HQ in New York. It covers the period from 28 August to 1 September 2009. I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES - 614 deaths confirmed, 92 still reported as missing. - More than...

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China: Bumper autumn grain harvest expected despite drought

BEIJING, Aug 31, 2009 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- A good harvest of China's autumn grain is expected, despite the drought in the northern and southern regions, said Chen Mengshan, spokesman of China's...

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Typhoon Morakot Situation Report No. 2

This report was issued by OCHA HQ in New York. It covers the period from 19 August to 27 August 2009. I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES - 469 deaths confirmed, over 254 people still missing. - More than...

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Floods leave 427 people dead, 126 missing in China

Floods this year in China have left 427 people dead and 126 missing as of Monday, the State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters (SFDH) announced on Tuesday. Floods had hit 29 provinces or...

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Typhoon Morakot - Taiwan update

The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan is providing food and daily necessities to the victims of Typhoon Morakot and helping with clean up efforts in the affected areas of the country. A Rescue and...

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Typhoon Morakot kills 291 lives in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Aug 24, 2009 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- Morakot, the worst typhoon to hit Taiwan in 50 years has claimed at least 291 lives and left 387 missing and 45 injured, said Taiwan's disaster control...

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Typhoon death toll in Taiwan rises to 163

TAIPEI, Aug 23, 2009 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The death toll of Typhoon Morakot hit 163 in Taiwan as of 10 p.m. Saturday, 10 more than Friday's figure, local disaster response authorities said. The...

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