In North Korea the Red Cross reports that more than 300mm of rain were reported between 29 and 31 August, causing flooding of the Tumen River and its branches in this region around the Chinese- North Korea border.
The Red Cross reported ten deaths, with a further 15 people still missing. Unconfirmed reports indicated that 17,182 households have been affected by the floods. It is estimated that more than 9,088 houses have been damaged, and over 8,094 houses destroyed. Up to 44,009 people are reported to be displaced.
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