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Taiwan: Typhoon: 2002/09/06 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/09/06
Country or District Taiwan
Event Type Typhoon
Outline A powerful typhoon Sinlaku pounded Taiwan, forcing more than 1,000 people to evacuate their homes and leaving at least two people missing
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
BBC news 2002/09/07
Missing: 2 people
Evacuated: 1,500 people

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BBC news 2002/09/07
Typhoon Sinlaku spares Taiwan

CNN News 2002/09/06
More than 1,000 people were forced to leave their homes because of the danger of floods and mudslides