Since the beginning of August at least 30 people were killed and 11 went missing during heavy rains and floods in South Korea. Only for the last two days of victims of bad weather were 13 local residents. The most difficult situation – in the city of Gwangju.
As reported TASS with reference to the Central headquarters for combating natural disasters and catastrophes, the country recorded no less than 700 landslides. Damaged 14 thousand buildings, more than four thousand bridges and sections of highways. Authorities had to evacuate nearly 7 thousand people. They are now in temporary accommodation.
Forecasters announced a disappointing Outlook. To the Korean Peninsula to the approaching Typhoon “Zanmi”, the rains will intensify.