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A motorcyclist rides on the street as Typhoon Soudelor approaches eastern Taiwan, in New Taipei City on August 7, 2015. An eight-year-old girl died after being swept out to sea off Taiwan as Typhoon Soudelor bore down on the island, forcing thousands to flee and troops to be placed on standby, officials said. AFP PHOTO / Sam YehSAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images
A motorcyclist rides on the street as Typhoon Soudelor approaches eastern Taiwan, in New Taipei City on August 7, 2015. An eight-year-old girl died after being swept out to sea off Taiwan as Typhoon Soudelor bore down on the island, forcing thousands to flee and troops to be placed on standby, officials said. AFP PHOTO / Sam YehSAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images

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Videographer James Reynolds speaks to Jonathan Mann about what he's encountering on the ground in Taiwan as typhoon Soudelor slams the tiny island nation.

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Videographer James Reynolds speaks to Jonathan Mann about what he's encountering on the ground in Taiwan as typhoon Soudelor slams the tiny island nation.