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Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh with high winds and rain

Fernanda Nunes | Published tue May 30, 2017 4:50 am | 3063 Views

The storm made landfall on Tuesday morning between the fishing port of Cox's Bazar and the city of Chittagong, with winds of up to 117 km/h (73mph).

Authorities have been moving more than a million people to shelters.

India and Myanmar are also expected to be affected. It comes after heavy rains in Sri Lanka caused landslides that killed at least 180 people.


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