VOV.VN - A tornado in the central highlands district of Bao Lam in Lam Dong Province damaged an estimated 40 homes and commercial buildings, but caused no injuries on Friday, August 11.
A tornado swept through Dong Ha city in the central province of Quang Tri on March 18, though no injuries were reported.
Britain joined US-led air strikes against Islamic State in Syria on December 3, but Vladimir Putin issued bitter new denunciations of Turkey for shooting down a Russian plane, demonstrating the limits to international solidarity.
President Barack Obama has promised victims of the deadliest U.S tornado in 65 years that the federal government would help them rebuild, saying this is a national tragedy.
On May 27 the authorities in Joplin city in the US state of Missouri updated the death toll to 132 from the deadliest single tornado that battered the city in the evening of May 22.
Officials in the US state of Missouri say at least 116 people are now confirmed dead after a tornado hit the city of Joplin on May 22, crushing cars and flattening homes.
As many as 30 people are reported killed after a tornado tore through the city of Joplin in the US state of Missouri on May 23.
Vietnam through its Red Cross has donated US$50,000 to tornado victims in the US.
On April 29 President Barack Obama promised federal aid to the tornado-ravaged South, where deadly twisters have killed at least 339 people and caused billions of dollars in damage.