On September 16, 1999, Typhoon York ripped through Hong Kong, causing the typhoon No 10 signal to be raised for 11 hours. Picture: SCMP
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

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On September 16, 1999, Typhoon York ripped through Hong Kong, causing the typhoon No 10 signal to be raised for 11 hours. Picture: SCMP
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