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Major Typhoon Strikes Southern China Amid Record Heat Wave

HeadlineJul 18, 2023

Tens of thousands of people in Vietnam and southern China evacuated their homes as Typhoon Talim made landfall in China’s Guangdong province. The storm brought heavy winds and rain, forcing the cancellation of hundreds of trains and flights. Its arrival came as China, like much of the Northern Hemisphere, saw temperature records shattered by unrelenting summer heat.

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