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War footing
Truong Thi Chin, 45, in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam is prepared for her first night in the storm shelter

Truong Thi Chin, 45, in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam is prepared for her first night in the storm shelter.

Dinner in the shelter

Dinner in the shelter.

Le Duc Tinh and his wife make a second shelter for storing stuff. They will stay in the first one

Le Duc Tinh and his wife make a second shelter for storing stuff. They will stay in the first one.

A shelter in the making in Phu Vang, Thua Thien-Hue

A shelter in the making in Phu Vang, Thua Thien-Hue.

Nguyen Van Tho (below) and his son Nguyen Van Lam build a shelter tunnel at their backyard in Phu Vang District, Thua Thien-Hue Province

Nguyen Van Tho (below) and his son Nguyen Van Lam build a shelter tunnel at their backyard in Phu Vang District, Thua Thien-Hue Province.

A man in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam, lights a bulb in his underground shelter with rechargeable battery

A man in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam, lights a bulb in his underground shelter with rechargeable battery.

Instant noodles packs are a popular choice in the shelters

Instant noodles packs are a popular choice in the shelters.

Getting food supplies in

Getting food supplies in.

Nguyen Van Cu of Duy Xuyen keeps himself updated on the typhoon's progress in his shelter

Nguyen Van Cu of Duy Xuyen keeps himself updated on the typhoon's progress in his shelter.

A tent is put up in a sand hole in Trieu Phong District, Quang Tri

A tent is put up in a sand hole in Trieu Phong District, Quang Tri.

A boy looks out from his shelter, built with sandbags and wood panels in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province

A boy looks out from his shelter, built with sandbags and wood panels in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province.

Truong Thi Chin, 45, in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam is prepared for her first night in the storm shelter
Dinner in the shelter
Le Duc Tinh and his wife make a second shelter for storing stuff. They will stay in the first one
A shelter in the making in Phu Vang, Thua Thien-Hue
Nguyen Van Tho (below) and his son Nguyen Van Lam build a shelter tunnel at their backyard in Phu Vang District, Thua Thien-Hue Province
A man in Duy Xuyen, Quang Nam, lights a bulb in his underground shelter with rechargeable battery
Instant noodles packs are a popular choice in the shelters
Getting food supplies in
Nguyen Van Cu of Duy Xuyen keeps himself updated on the typhoon's progress in his shelter
A tent is put up in a sand hole in Trieu Phong District, Quang Tri
A boy looks out from his shelter, built with sandbags and wood panels in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province