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Dramatic rescue scenes as typhoon hits Korean peninsula

Typhoon Bolaven has left at least nine people dead and several others missing on the Korean peninsula.

There have been dramatic coast guard rescues at sea; while schools, businesses and bridges have had to close on land.

The typhoon is now threatening further destruction in North Korea.

The BBC's Seoul correspondent Lucy Williamson reports.

  • 28 Aug 2012
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