North Korea Typhoon No. 13 killed and injured and agriculture damaged National media reported on September 8 at 16:59
North Korea's state-owned media reported that there was a casualty because typhoon No. 13 landed in North Korea on the 7th, and there was damage to crops as well. It is said.
North Korea's state-owned Korea Central Television reported that Typhoon No. 13 had landed in the southwestern part of North Korea at 2:00 pm on the 7th and then exited at midnight on the 8th. It is.
The broadcast tells us that crops are falling over due to strong winds, and roofs are turned up and blown away.
In addition, a large number of soldiers mobilized for restoration work have cleared the collapsed earth and sand with a shovel.
The state-run media also reports that there were casualties, saying that “the ceiling of the house collapsed and human lives were injured,” but the specific number was not disclosed.
On the 6th, before Typhoon No. 13 landed on North Korea, Kim Jong-un, Chairman of the Korean Labor Party, convened an emergency meeting of the army, instructing the attendees to take all possible measures. It was.
It is unusual for North Korea to communicate the restoration work and damage situation from time to time over natural disasters, and it is likely to call for national unity.