US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday extended his sympathies to the Vietnamese Government and people over the losses from flooding and typhoon in central Việt Nam.
The funeral ceremony for the 13 officers and soldiers who were killed by a landslide in Thừa Thiên Huế Province took place this morning in the central province.
Twenty two military personal and officials are missing after a landslide engulfed their base in the mountainous area of Quảng Trị Province last night.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has spoken of his heartache after 13 rescue workers died trying to save people trapped after landslides hit Thừa Thiên-Huế Province in Central Vietnam.
Rescue forces discovered the body of a worker at the Rào Trăng 3 Hydro-power Plant in Phong Điền District on Friday morning in the central province of Thừa Thiên Huế.
Thirteen bodies found near a landslide-hit hydropower plant in central Viet Nam are believed to be soldiers who had attempted to rescue workers trapped in the plant.
They also removed the body of one person who had died at the plant in Phong Xuân Commune, Phong Điền District, the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế.