ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL REPORT
Local authorities in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta have begun taking measures to cope with the effects of saltwater intrusion and drought in the upcoming 2020-21 dry season.
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.
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.