Since October, Vietnam has been hit hard by a series of storms. Typhoon Molave alone killed 159 people and damaged 92,000 houses and #TyphoonGoni is expected to hit the country on Wednesday. The @UN is seeking $40 million to assist flood-affected people.
Vietnam: 68 people reportedly died or are missing after Typhoon Molave made landfall this week. UN & partners are supporting the Government-led response & have distributed food & other urgent aid to affected people. 📷 @UNICEF_vietnam
In Pictures: Effects of Typhoon #Molave in Vietnam. Reports indicate at least 25 dead.
Vietnam is evacuating over half a million people from its central coast ahead of Typhoon Molave, expected to be "one of the worst storms" in 20 years. It is its 4th major storm this month, with over 130 people killed. Many areas are still flooded, with 178,000 homes inundated.
26 fishermen in Vietnam are missing after Typhoon Molave hit with winds over 90 mph. At least 2 people are dead. Major storms have killed over 130 people this month, and Molave is expected to cause the worst destruction in years — with over 1 million people in "severe danger."