On the coast of East China hit a powerful typhoon: 700,000 people evacuated

Brunt of Zhejiang Province and Shanghai metropolis

Early in the morning of Wednesday, August 8, on the coast of East China typhoon hit "Haiku." Most hit were the provinces of Zhejiang and Shanghai metropolis.

As reported by Xinhua, the evening of August 7 was emergency declared a storm warning for the passage of the typhoon "Haiku", which was to bring strong winds and heavy rains.

As a result, several houses were destroyed in Zhejiang. Now in Shanghai and some other cities of the province for most institutions declared holiday. Also closed schools and kindergartens, canceled a trip tour

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In East China earthquake with magnitude 4.6

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September 11. Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 occurred in China in the town at the junction Zhuychan Jiangxi and Hubei provinces (East China).

As the Chinese seismic center, it was reported on Saturday at 23:20 Beijing time (19:20 Moscow time). Quake epicenter was at a depth of 17 kilometers, according to ITAR-TASS.

Residents of Nanchang — the provincial capital of Jiangxi Province, 130 km from Zhuychana felt the tremors, especially strong on the upper floors of buildings. Many ran out of the house to the street in fear for their safety. Nevertheless, while no injuries

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In East China, there is the strongest in 60 years drought

East China province of Shandong suffered from severe drought in 60 years. Shortage of drinking water have about 240 thousand people.

Covered disaster areas, where located more than 2 million hectares of farmland, growing more than 100,000 head of cattle. Authorities assigned to combat drought 680 million yuan (103 million dollars). More than 2.1 million people were involved in efforts to minimize the effects of the disaster.

According to Chinese meteorologists from September in Shandong province dropped only 11 millimeters of precipitation, which is 86% less than the annual rate for the region.

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China starts live-fire maneuvers in the East China Sea

The six-day exercise in the The East China Sea begin on Tuesday navy People's Liberation Army of China. Large-scale maneuvers live firing will take place against the background of worsening territorial dispute with Japan over China's Diaoyu Islands (Senkaku).

The venue of the exercise will be the waters east of the port of Zhoushan (Zhejiang Province), announced over the weekend bandgap for navigation and fishing.

Today's maneuver is the Ministry of Defense of the PRC as a yearly summer training Navy. But military analysts are turning their attention to that before these exercises were not so ambitious character. Beijing has

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