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Snarled traffic and snapped trees: Typhoon Trami in pictures

Two people were killed and more than 160 were injured by powerful Typhoon Trami, which battered Japan over the weekend and brought travel chaos to morning commuters in the capital.

A noodle and curry shop was toppled in Tokyo
A noodle and curry shop was toppled in Tokyo’s Suginami Ward on Monday after Typhoon Trami hit the metropolitan area earlier. | SATOKO KAWASAKI
Storefront shutters are seen damaged in Tokyo
Storefront shutters are seen damaged in Tokyo’s Suginami Ward on Monday after Typhoon Trami brought strong winds to the Kanto area. | SATOKO KAWASAKI
Pedestrians carry a bag as they walk against a strong wind after Typhoon Trami hit the city of Kagoshima on Sunday.
Pedestrians carry a bag as they walk against a strong wind after Typhoon Trami hit the city of Kagoshima on Sunday. | AFP-JIJI
People wait in the crowded departures lobby of the international terminal at Kansai airport in Osaka Prefecture on Monday after Typhoon Trami passed through the region.
People wait in the crowded departures lobby of the international terminal at Kansai airport in Osaka Prefecture on Monday after Typhoon Trami passed through the region. | KYODO
A freighter slammed into a seawall in Kawasaki on Monday after Typhoon Trami hit the area.
A freighter slammed into a seawall in Kawasaki on Monday after Typhoon Trami hit the area. | KYODO
A woman is silhouetted against a screen showing trains that were halted due to Typhoon Trami at JR Sapporo Station in the city on Monday morning.
A woman is silhouetted against a screen showing trains that were halted due to Typhoon Trami at JR Sapporo Station in the city on Monday morning. | KYODO