The number of victims of the Typhoon in Vietnam has increased to 49
At least 49 people were killed and 27 missing due to Typhoon “Demri”, which hit the Central part of Vietnam. About it reports Reuters with reference to the government of the country.
Because of the element collapsed about 2 thousand houses, more than 80 thousand buildings were damaged. In the cities there are traffic jams due to flooding and destruction of roads. Many settlements were left without electricity and communication with the outside world. Flooded about 40 thousand hectares of agricultural land.
The Typhoon struck Vietnam a few days before the summit of leaders of the Asia-Pacific economic cooperation (APEC). However, despite the elements, the organizers decided not to change the schedule of events. The summit begins today and will last until November 11. Recall that at the APEC summit, the President of the United States, Donald trump intends to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin.