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Vietnam braces for ‘strongest storm in a decade’ as tens of thousands of people evacuate

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Vietnam on Thursday ordered tens of thousands of people to evacuate its central coastal area as Typhoon Doksuri closed in, with officials predicting the storm could be the most powerful in a decade.
Doksuri is expected to make landfall in Vietnam midday on Friday, packing heavy winds and rain.
Officials ordered an offshore fishing ban, while some 47,000 people in Ha Tinh province began leaving their homes on Thursday, according to an official from the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority who...

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