|Country or District||Viet Nam|
|Outline||The strongest typhoon to hit Vietnam in 15 years has killed at least two people, destroyed houses and uprooted trees on Monday after killing hundreds in the neighboring Philippines, local officials said.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
|OCHA Situation Report 2001/11/13|
|Dead: 20 persons
Injured: 83 people
Evacuated: 562 families
|Destroyed: 2,636 houses
Damaged: 12,000 houses
Close to 30,000 ha of rice paddy and other crops have been ruined.
Some 145 boats have reportedly been washed away.
|Approximately 650 schools have been destroyed or damaged.
Typhoon Death Toll Climbs to 20 and caused serious damage which estimated $25 million
OCHA Situation Report 2001/11/13
Situation of the Damage
Yahoo asia News 2001/11/13
Typhoon kills 20 and leaves 13,000 homeless in Vietnam
Reuters News 2001/11/12
Typhoon kills 15 in Vietnam, 12,000 homeless
CNN News 2001/11/13
Vietnam typhoon death toll climbs
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CNN News 2001/11/12
Typhoon lashes Vietnam, kills 2.
BBC News 2001/11/12
Typhoon Lingling sweeps into Vietnam