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‘Are you treating us like we’re dead?’: Flood-hit Tai O villagers on front line of Typhoon Hato decry gov’t response

On the morning of August 23, 79-year-old Tai O resident Fung San-wing stood in the living room of his stilt house and watched as the water seeped in, rising to his waist and submerging his possessions. When Typhoon Hato hit Hong Kong that Wednesday – the first storm to warrant the city’s highest warning signal since 2012 – some […]