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Friends in deed
Relief packages on their way home

Relief packages on their way home.

Thanh laughs as she lifts a rice bag to hand over to needy residents

Thanh laughs as she lifts a rice bag to hand over to needy residents.

Everyone and everything is drenched

Everyone and everything is drenched.

Boys smile in the rain while waiting for their relief packages

Boys smile in the rain while waiting for their relief packages.

Children have to wade for five kilometers, sometimes nearly ten, to where relief packages are gathered

Children have to wade for five kilometers, sometimes nearly ten, to where relief packages are gathered.

Relief is on hand

Relief is on hand.

Phuong Thanh, a lecturer with the Quang Binh Law School, directs the cargo loading

Phuong Thanh, a lecturer with the Quang Binh Law School, directs the cargo loading.

Bags of groceries are packed on a speedboat for delivery

Bags of groceries are packed on a speedboat for delivery.

The road has turned into a water body

The road has turned into a water body.

Makeshift boats made with life buoys

Makeshift boats made with life buoys.

Volunteers sail on the only road to the Ruc's villages, now four to five meters under water. The concrete road, 12 kilometers long, was built around ten years ago after the first 11 families of 34 Ruc people were found by local authorities living in the middle of a jungle...

Volunteers sail on the only road to the Ruc's villages, now four to five meters under water. The concrete road, 12 kilometers long, was built around ten years ago after the first 11 families of 34 Ruc people were found by local authorities living in the middle of a jungle in 1959. Now there are more than 600 of them.

Relief packages on their way home
Thanh laughs as she lifts a rice bag to hand over to needy residents
Everyone and everything is drenched
Boys smile in the rain while waiting for their relief packages
Children have to wade for five kilometers, sometimes nearly ten, to where relief packages are gathered
Relief is on hand
Phuong Thanh, a lecturer with the Quang Binh Law School, directs the cargo loading
Bags of groceries are packed on a speedboat for delivery
The road has turned into a water body
Makeshift boats made with life buoys
Volunteers sail on the only road to the Ruc's villages, now four to five meters under water. The concrete road, 12 kilometers long, was built around ten years ago after the first 11 families of 34 Ruc people were found by local authorities living in the middle of a jungle...