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At least 130 killed, tens of thousands of homes destroyed in North Korea flood

At least 130 killed, tens of thousands of homes destroyed in North Korea floodNorth Korea is mobilising to deal with a disastrous flood that has killed more than 100 people, destroyed tens of thousands of homes and crippled infrastructure in its northern-most province.

Brigades of soldiers from around the country have been enlisted to help victims of the flooding, which began Aug. 29 and was caused by Typhoon Lionrock, Associated Press reports.

According to a U.N. report issued by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the floods displaced tens of thousands of people and destroyed homes, buildings and critical infrastructure.




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