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Green Tropical Cyclone alert for SANBA-12 in Korea, Republic of, Japan from 11/09/2012 00:00 UTC to 17/09/2012 06:00 UTC
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Typhoon Sanba washes away roads in Primorye
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:13:00 +0200   ruvr-en (en)

Typhoon Sanba attacked Primorye on the night of September, 18 while incessant rains have flooded the South part of the region - Vladivostok, Nakhodka and Partizansk. Almost a month's worth of precipitation has been registered here during the last days.

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Aftermath of Typhoon Sanba in Vladivostok
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 12:33:00 +0200   rian-en (en)

Tropical typhoon Sanba , the most powerful to hit the Primorye Territory for 20 years, began moving away from Vladivostok during the second half of the day on Tuesday and pushed toward the north of the territory.

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Typhoon Sanba gradually leaving south of Russian Primorye
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 11:13:00 +0200   itartass_en (en)

Landslide was fixed in one of Vladivostok districts, in which a made-up pad used as a parking lot collapsed under torrents of water

People and organisations: Itar-Tass 

Typhoon Sanba lashes Russia's Vladivostok
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 09:35:00 +0200   xinhuanet_en (en)

VLADIVOSTOK, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Over 10 streets were flooded in Vladivostok late Monday as typhoon Sanba brought heavy rains to the Russian Far-Eastern city. More than 100 mm of rain has pounded the city overnight Monday, the highest level this year, according to experts. The rainfall flooded the streets and caused serious traffic problems.

People and organisations: Xinhua News Agency 

Sanba frappe la Corée
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 08:56:00 +0200   laliberte (fr)

Un puissant typhon a balayé hier la Corée du Sud, faisant un mort et des dizaines de sans-abri. Des milliers de foyers sans électricité.

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Typhoon Sanba pounds Korea's southern regions
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 06:38:00 +0200   asianewsnet (en)

Typhoon Sanba slammed southern regions of Korea on Monday, causing massive power outages, submerging roads and houses and destroying farmland just ahead of harvest time. At least one was killed and se .....

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  Lee Myung-bak  Emergency 

Typhoon Sanba batters Vladivostok
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 05:30:00 +0200   ruvr-en (en)

Many streets were flooded in Vladivostok as typhoon Sanba reached the Russian Far Eastern city bringing there one third of monthly rainfalls norm.

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Typhoon Sanba Leaves Trail of Devastation
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 04:26:00 +0200   chosun (en)

Typhoon Sanba made landfall in Korea on Monday and moved northward up the east coast, blazing a trail of devastation with heavy wind and rain especially in the south and Gangwon coastal areas. Mudslides caused by heavy rains took at least one life. Some 269 mm of rain fell in Seongju-gun,...

People and organisations: Fire Department 

Typhoon Sanba Reaches Vladivostok, Floods City Streets
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 03:23:00 +0200   rian-en (en)

Over ten streets were flooded in Vladivostok as typhoon Sanba reached the Russian Far Eastern city bringing there one third of monthly rainfalls norm.

People and organisations: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation 

Typhoon Sanba pounds South Korea
Tue, 18 Sep 2012 02:47:00 +0200   gulf-times (en)

Typhoon Sanba pummelled South Korea yesterday, uprooting trees, shutting down flights and ferry services and unleashing torrential rains that left at least one person dead in a landslide. The third major typhoon to hit the Korean peninsula in two months, Sanba made landfall in the southern port of....

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  Lee Myung-bak  Emergency 

Republic of Korea (the): Sanba over the Korean Peninsula (as of 17 Sep 2012)
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 22:37:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

When Sanba made landfall in South Korea on September 17, 2012, it brought heavy rains and high winds, downed power lines, grounded hundreds of flights, and halted ferry services. One person was killed and another person was injured in landslides caused by the storm.

People and organisations: NASA 

Photos Powerful Typhoon Sanba battering North South Korea
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:50:00 +0200   irishsun (en)

High waves beat upon a coast road in Busan, about 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Seoul September 17, 2012. Tens of thousands of people were forced to evacuate and hundreds of sea and air passenger ...

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Typhoon Sanba batters the Koreas after drenching Japan
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:18:00 +0200   irishsun (en)

SEOUL, South Korea -- A powerful typhoon lashed North and South Korea with strong wind and heavy rain Monday, killing at least one person, leaving dozens of others homeless and cutting power to many ...

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Typhoon Sanba batters 2 Koreas after drenching Japan
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:09:00 +0200   msnbc (en)

A powerful typhoon lashed North and South Korea with strong wind and heavy rain Monday, killing at least one person, leaving dozens of others homeless and cutting power to many homes and businesses in the South.

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  United Nations  News Agency  Emergency  Jean H Lee 

Giant breaker High waves caused by Typhoon Sanba crash onto a be ......(詳情)
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:08:00 +0200   metrohk (en)

High waves caused by Typhoon Sanba crash onto a beach in Yeosu, south of Seoul, South Korea .

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Typhoon Sanba lashes S. Korea
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:20:00 +0200   chinadaily (en)

Tens of thousands of people were forced to evacuate and hundreds of sea and air passenger services were cancelled as the powerful typhoon Sanba made landfall in southern South Korea on Monday.

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Powerful Typhoon Sanba pounds South Korea, stops flights
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:56:00 +0200   taipeitimes (en)

Typhoon Sanba , packing winds of 137kph, slammed into South Korea yesterday, bringing torrential rains across the country and shutting down flights and ferry services. Sanba — the third major typhoon to hit the Korean Peninsula in two months — was roaring close to Daegu yesterday afternoon after making landfall at Yeosu shortly before midday.

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  Lee Myung-bak  Emergency 

POWERFUL TYPHOON SANBA POUNDS S. KOREA
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:31:00 +0200   manilatimes (en)

High waves wash over a coastal road as typhoon Sanba hits the country in the southern port city of Yeosu. AFP PHOTO SEOUL: Typhoon Sanba, packing winds of 137 kilometers per hour, slammed into South Korea on Monday, bringing torrential rains across the country and shutting down flights and ferry services.

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  Lee Myung-bak  Emergency 

Typhoon Sanba rocks South Korea with huge waves
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:52:00 +0200   msnbc (en)

Typhoon Sanba , packing winds of 137 kilometers (85 miles) per hour, slammed into South Korea on Monday, bringing torrential rains across the country and shutting down flights and ferry services. Tens of thousands of people were forced to evacuate.

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Republic of Korea (the): Powerful Typhoon Sanba pounds South Korea
Mon, 17 Sep 2012 16:35:00 +0200   reliefWeb (en)

Source: Agence France-Presse Country: Republic of Korea (the) , Democratic People's Republic of Korea (the) 09/17/2012 09:40 GMT SEOUL, Sept 17, 2012 (AFP) - Typhoon Sanba pummelled South Korea on Monday, uprooting trees, shutting down flights and ferry services and unleashing torrential rains that left at least one person dead in a landslide.

People and organisations: National Emergency Management Agency  Lee Myung-bak  Emergency 

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