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Typhoon Chaba: Hong Kong said 'miracle' needed to find more survivors from sunken Fujing001.  China just found one

Typhoon Chaba: Hong Kong said ‘miracle’ needed to find more survivors from sunken Fujing001. China just found one

Hong Kong CNN — A rescue team from mainland China saved a crew member of a ship that broke in half and sank during Typhoon Chaba in the early hours of Monday morning – just hours after their counterparts in Hong Kong said a “miracle” would be needed to find any more survivors. Twenty-six people …

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Fears for Australian TikTok user data after alarming US report

Fears for Australian TikTok user data after alarming US report

TikTok has been asked to address user privacy concerns after an alarming report that should strike fear into millions of Australian users. TikTok has been asked to explain whether its Australian users have their data shared with its Chinese-based operations. Liberal senator James Paterson has written to TikTok Australia executives Lee Hunter and Brent Thomas …

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From British to Chinese rule: Hong Kong, in photos

From British to Chinese rule: Hong Kong, in photos

Chinese national and Hong Kong regional flags decorate a public housing building ahead of the city’s 25th handover anniversary. Anthony Kwan/Getty Images AsiaPac/Getty Images By Xueying Chang, CNN Updated 10:48 AM ET, Fri July 1, 2022 Chinese national and Hong Kong regional flags decorate a public housing building ahead of the city’s 25th handover anniversary. …

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Hong Kong rescuers searching for crew of a vessel that broke in half after being caught in typhoon

Hong Kong rescuers searching for crew of a vessel that broke in half after being caught in typhoon

CNN — A search for more than two dozen crew members whose ship broke in half and sank after being caught near the center of Typhoon Chaba was under way on Saturday, according to the Hong Kong search and rescue authorities. The Honk Kong Government Flying Service (GFS) said the vessel sunk some 300 kilometers, …

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