East Asia cold snap: 85 dead in Taiwan
January 25 , 2016
At least 85 people have been killed in Taiwan in a cold snap that is sweeping across East Asia. As per media reports, 60,000 thousand tourists are stranded in South Korea. Deaths in Taiwan have been from hypothermia and cardiac disease following a sudden fall in the temperature. Hong Kong, Japan and southern China have also been affected by the cold spell.