Typhoon batters Asia

Typhoon Rammasun wreaks havoc across the Philippines and southern China.

  • A woman rides her electric bicycle against the strong wind and heavy rainfall as Typhoon Rammasun hits Zhanjiang, Guangdong province � China Stringer Network / Reut

  • Fishermen are transported to a safer area amid strong wind and heavy rainfall at a port as Typhoon Rammasun hits Zhanjiang, Guangdong province � China Stringer Network / Reut

  • A man looks on as a wave surges under the influence of Typhoon Rammasun at a port in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province � China Stringer Network / Reut

  • A man walks on a fallen tree which damaged four houses after Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) battered the town for two days, in Rosario � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • A woman hangs newly laundered clothes at a damaged house after Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) battered the town for two days, in Rosario � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • Children stand inside their destroyed house near their hanging toys for drying, two days after the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun in Gumaca � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Residents charge their mobile phones with electricity from generators provided for free by the government, during a blackout inside a town hall, after Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) battered the town of Rosario � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • A woman removes leaves from a fallen tree which damaged her house after Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) battered the town for two days, in Rosario � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • Teddy bear lies on chair for drying inside a roofless damaged house two days after the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun in Gumaca � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Typhoon victim dries his belongings at the remains of his house two days after the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun,in Gumaca � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • A girl tries to gather recyclable materials amidst debris brought by Typhoon Rammasun in Manila � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • A resident queues with plastic containers to collect drinking water after Typhoon Rammasun (locally named Glenda) battered the town for two days, in Rosario � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • Residents walk amidst debris and mud brought by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas city � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • A typhoon victim takes a rest in her roofless home damaged by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Children play on a fallen tree branch in the aftermath of Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Residents lift a house damaged by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Residents wade through debris and mud brought by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • A victim stands next to his house destroyed by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Typhoon victims stand outside their homes damaged by Typhoon Rammasun in Batangas � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • People work around damaged house along coastal area after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun battered the Baseco compound � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • A resident climbs on a bridge destroyed during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, (locally named Glenda) in Batangas city south of Manila � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Fishing boats are pictured amid heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun as it hit the town of Imus � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • Residents carry their belongings as Typhoon Rammasun hit the town of Imus � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • A huge tree crushes a car during the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun, that hit Makati city in Manila � Stringer Philippines / Reuter

  • View of fisherman's house in the middle of a fish pen as it is pounded by waves, heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun as it hit the coastal town of Bacoor � Erik de Castro / Reuters

  • People take cover under tree after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun, locally called Glenda, battered capital, metro Manila � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • Workers dismantle a collapsed canopy at a construction site as Typhoon Rammasun hit Manila � Stringer Philippines / Reuter

  • A man assisted motorcyclist after he fell along main road after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun, locally called Glenda, battered capital, metro Manila � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • People walk among debris and a boat destroyed by strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun in Manila � Romeo Ranoco / Reuters

  • Fisherman secures his boat as Typhoon Rammasun hits the coastal town of Imus � Erik de Castro / Reuters