Myanmar landslide: Dozens of people reported missing

  • Search for survivors and bodies are continuing after a deadly landslide struck a jade mining region in Myanmar’s Kachin state. As per media reports, scores of people have been killed or are missing in the landslide that occurred in the area around Hpakant. Tint Swe Myint, an Hpakant official, said that five bodies have been recovered. Citing sources, the official said nearly 50 people are still missing.