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REUTERS NEWS PICTURES SERVICE - PICTURES OF THE YEAR 2013
RNPS - PICTURES OF THE YEAR 2013 - A man walks towards a flooded pavilion by the overflowing West Lake after Typhoon Fitow hit Hangzhou, Zhejiang province October 8, 2013. Four people were killed and hundreds of thousands evacuated after Typhoon Fitow hit eastern China, destroying houses and farmlands and closing ports and airports. REUTERS/Lang Lang (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT TPX)

Typhoon Fitow hits China

6 October 2013

Thousands of people were evacuated to safety in China before typhoon Fitow slammed into the east coast of China Monday.