Two high-ranking officers were fired for having “failed their responsibilities” after a landslide in Myanmar killed at least 174 jade miners, the country’s military said on Monday in a rare public sanctioning.
The bodies of at least 100 jade miners were pulled from the mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar on Thursday, in one of the worst ever accidents to hit the perilous industry.
A man who went missing on Monday caused a landslide in Battambang province’s Samlot district, was found dead on Friday.
One of two people who went missing after a flood found in Thai territory.
Dozens die each year in landslides caused by jade mining.
Over 6,000 people are evacuated following a landslide in the Yarlung Tsangpo River.
The bodies of 23 victims of a landslide in Kachin state have been recovered.
Six people are still missing following Saturday’s landslide in Myanmar’s jade mining region, Kachin state.
A massive landslide kills at least 15 people with 45 others injured in Hpakant mining region, Myanmar’s northern Kachin state.
At least 4 people are killed and 2 missing after severe flooding.
Eleven foreign workers are killed in a landslide at a construction site in northwest Malaysia, earlier reports put the toll at 14.
Heavy rain in northern and central Vietnam triggered floods and landslides that have killed 46 people and 33 people are missing.