according to north Korea, according to the flood so far has killed about 138 people, more than 400 people were missing, and about 30000 homes were destroyed.The victims of the flood caused need emergency support as many as 140000 people, 600000 people face the grim problem of drinking water and health care.
north to north hamgyong north Korea suffered severe flooding, September 30, China's foreign ministry said the relevant departments of the Chinese government provides humanitarian emergency aid to the north, to the north, suffering from disasters.
the Chinese foreign ministry spokesman GengShuang at the regular press conference, said China's focus on the north Korean flooding situation, China hopes that the people in the disaster area to overcome the disaster and rebuild their homes.GengShuang pointed out that on the issue of the international aid workers involved in the rescue, the Chinese side will be dealt with in accordance with relevant provisions.
according to the Korean central news agency reported 29, before that, the Red Cross society of China and the Chinese embassy in the also provides support materials.
earlier, according to the central news agency reported on September 14, north Korea's foreign ministry to Asia in the diplomatic envoys held a briefing, notify north hamgyong flood disaster situation, called on countries to support post-disaster reconstruction of north Korea.
according to north Korea, says the floods have killed about 138 people, more than 400 people were missing, and about 30000 homes were destroyed.The victims of the flood caused need emergency support as many as 140000 people, 600000 people face the grim problem of drinking water and health care.
according to the Korean national weather service related news, north hamgyong occurrence of floods in north Korea this year is the biggest and the most serious since 1945, a flood caused huge losses.Without strong relief, north Korea after entering the October the affected people, the situation will be worse.
the xinhua news agency reported on September 20, the United Nations resident coordinator in north Korea, the United Nations development program (undp) on behalf of the tower, pan Mishra, (Tappan Mishra) on September 19 to the international community called for post-disaster reconstruction for north Korea to provide material aid such as roof.
Mr Mishra said that optimistic about post-disaster reconstruction, and believed that after the flooding, the north Korean government relief work ever more powerful in time, and international aid to show a more positive, more open attitude.
in the disaster occurred at the same time, north Korea on September 9, the fifth test.Test, to north Korea's international aid to raise work has brought great difficulties.
after 29 in a regular press briefing, foreign ministry spokesman GengShuang had American asia-pacific affairs under the state council of state Russell in the United States senate foreign affairs committee hearing calls "China's purchases of coal economic activities provide north Korea with straws, reduces the effect of global sanctions" answer questions said: "the current coal and other minerals trade between China and the DPRK are in accordance with the provisions of the relevant resolutions, also accord with the relevant regulations of China."