Typhoon Fitow slams into China

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Typhoon Fitow barrelled into China's east coast early Monday, packing winds of more than 200 kilometres an hour after hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated, state media reported. At least two people were reported killed, both near Wenzhou in Zhejiang province, the state news agency Xinhua said.

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