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Weather-related disasters such as typhoons pose a thr

reat to life and property. Tracking their path could help local authorities decide how to proceed with evacuations,” she said. In addition to real-time monitoring, the China Meteorological Administration set up the Emergency Suppor t Mechanism for international users of Fengyun satellites last April, which covers disaster prevention and mitigation. So far, 15 countries including…

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Many countries along the Belt and Road have high moun

tains, deserts, oceans and a lack of accurate meteorological information. The number o f meteorological disasters in the regions is more than double the global average, the administration said. Wei Caiying, deputy general-director of the National Satellite Meteoro logical Center, said that real-time disaster monitoring by meteorological satellites coul d provide these countries with a…

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