Category: Vietnam

Deadly Landslide Hits Vietnam, 22 Soldiers Missing

A frantic search is under way in Vietnam to find 11 soldiers whose barracks were buried by a huge landslide as the country battles its worst floods for years. Eleven bodies have so far been pulled from the remains of the barracks in the central province of Quang Tri. One official says he heard landslides […] Read More

Severe Storms Hit Northern Vietnam, Leaving 5 people Dead, Over 350 homes Destroyed

Tornadoes, heavy rain, and thunderstorms struck northern Vietnam on March 3 and 4, 2020, resulting in at least 5 fatalities, more than 350 homes destroyed and 6 800 damaged, the National Committee for Disaster Response, Search and Rescue confirmed on Thursday, March 5. The storms went on for days, affecting seven provinces, according to the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority […] Read More