Long An, Viet Nam - Socialist Republic of
VIETNAMESE WOMAN PLACES FISH TRAPS IN FRONT OF HER FLOODED HOME IN LONG AN PROVINCE.
A Vietnamese woman places lures to catch fish in front of her flooded house in the southern Vietnamese province of Long An on October 19, 2000. The Mekong Delta region has been the country's worst hit in flooding that has killed at least 487 people in the past six weeks, and the high waters are not expected to recede fully until late November. The U.S. military is flying emergency relief supplies into the country to assist scores of struggling Vietnamese.