Flooding has claimed at least 26 lives and left thousands homeless, in south eastern Laos. Footage from Samakkhixay district, Wednesday, shows residents and soldiers amid the floodwaters. An under-construction hydropower dam collapsed and released around five billion cubic metres of water leading to the inundation of several nearby villages. Several villages were submerged by roof-level... Еще flood waters, and at least 3,000 people are in need of rescue in the Attapeu area following the disaster. Hundreds of people remain missing.