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Japan braced for 'huge' Typhoon Neoguri

8 July 2014 Last updated at 07:06 BST

Hundreds of thousands of people have been urged to seek shelter as a powerful typhoon passes over Japan's Okinawa island chain.

Typhoon Neoguri was due to pass over Okinawa's main island later on Tuesday, with strong winds and torrential rain.

Flights have been cancelled and schools shut.

Alpa Patel reports.

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