2. According to the August 13 report by Taiwan's Central Emergency Operation Center, the typhoon has claimed 116 lives, while leaving 59 people missing, 45 injured and 17,855 homeless. Also, 252 sections of roads as well as 60 sections of river and coastal banks have been washed away in the midst of the typhoon.
Spokesperson and Deputy Minister for Public Relations of MOFAT
* unofficial translation