Dual typhoons lash coastal regions in east China
Fishemen get on the fishing vessel ready for going out to sea after Typhoon Saola landed in Luoyuan Harbor, southeast China’s Fujian Province, Aug. 3, 2012. Typhoon Saola made its landfall on coastal areas in Qinyu Town early Friday. The typhoon’s center will continue to move northwest with the strength decreased.(Xinhua/Lin Shanchuan)
FUZHOU, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) — Gales and rainstorms lashed coastal regions in east China when two typhoons made landfall in less than 10 hours from Thursday to Friday morning, forcing over 300,000 people to evacuate.
Strong tropical storm Saola, weakening from a typhoon, made