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Floods and landslides kill 54, leave 39 missing in Vietnam<
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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) - Floods and landslides have killed at least 54 people in Vietnam and left another 39 missing since a tropical depression hit the country earlier this week, in one of its worst natural disasters in years, officials said Friday.
The heavy rain in the central and northern regions disrupted transportation in some area ...