Date: Tuesday, 18-July-2023, 7:16 AM | Message # 1
Heavy rainfall wreaks havoc across South Korea, 39 dead | WION Climate Tracker
The tragic downpours in South Korea have brought devastation, as the death toll from days of torrential rain grew to 39. The toll of this natural disaster continues to rise, casting a sombre cloud over the nation. South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol blamed the authorities as they failed to follow disaster response rules. The incident fuelled questions about Seoul’s efforts to prevent and respond to flood damage.