2018-06-25: According to the civil protection on Monday (25 June), landslides and floods in several provinces in the north of the country occurred due to heavy rainfall on the weekend (23/24 June.). At least seven people were killed and at least twelve others are missing. Hundreds of homes were reportedly destroyed. Particularly affected is the province of Lai Chau.
Local traffic disruptions are to be expected, floods and further landslides are possible. Travellers in the affected areas should exercise high caution, especially near rivers and mountain sides.