U-S President Donald Trump has declared an emergency in Florida
as the state braces for the arrival of hurricane Dorian.
The declaration means federal assistance will be deployed to
supplement state and local efforts in response to the storm, which
is due to land in the region on Tuesday.
Trump has also cancelled a weekend trip to Poland so he can stay
in Washington to monitor the storm, which he predicts will be an
Dorian is now a Category 2 storm and is expected to strengthen in
its approach to the northwest Bahamas tomorrow.
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