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An aerial view from a Jiji Press helicopter shows vehicles piled in a heap due to strong winds in Kobe, Hyogo prefecture on 5 September, 2018, after typhoon Jebi hit the west coast of Japan. Picture: AFP.

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Typhoon kills 9 in Japan, boats move tourists from flooded airport

About 3,000 tourists stayed overnight at Kansai airport in the heavily populated south-central area of Japan’s main island, Honshu.