Hurricane Matthew LATEST: Obama begs US to take storm seriously as it surges towards the e
The US president, who was forced to cancel trips to Florida due to the storm’s 145mph winds, begged citizens to do as local authorities tell them as the hurricane speeds towards Florida.
He said: ”I want to make sure everybody is paying attention to their local officials.
“If there is an evacuation order in your local community, you need to take it seriously.
“If you get an evacuation order, just remember: You can always rebuild, you can always repair property, but you cannot restore life if it is lost."
The world leader urged locals to prepare themselves for the storm, which has... read more
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