Fishing boats shelter in the harbour in Haikou, Hainan province, on Thursday in preparation for the arrival Typhoon Barijat and Super Typhoon Mangkhut. Photo: ImagineChina

Southern China fortifies defences as Super Typhoon Mangkhut closes in

Authorities stock up on food and open reservoir floodgates before the storm’s expected landfall on Sunday

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Fishing boats shelter in the harbour in Haikou, Hainan province, on Thursday in preparation for the arrival Typhoon Barijat and Super Typhoon Mangkhut. Photo: ImagineChina
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