Tornado hits northeast China as more ‘extreme’ weather strikes

A woman stands on the rubble next to houses and a car damaged by a tornado in Kaiyuan city, in northeastern Chinese province of Liaoning, China July 4, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – A tornado swept through the northeastern Chinese province of Liaoning on Wednesday, killing six and injuring 190, the state broadcaster said, amid a series of “extreme” weather events that government forecasters have linked to climate change. The tornado damaged nearly 3,600 homes and affected more than 9,900 residents in Kaiyuan, a city […]

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