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Morning Stories Roundup: Super Typhoon Manghut Weakens into Tropical Depression, Vietnam Avoids Serious Damage.

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

Hanoi

- Seven die at a music festival in Hanoi. [Vietnam Net]

- Massive blaze engulfs six buildings near Hanoi pediatrics hospital. [VnExpress]

Vietnam

- Bank heist suspect arrested in southern Vietnam. [VnExpress]

- Vietnam avoids serious damage as Super Typhoon Mangkhut weakens into a tropical depression. [VnExpress]

Hue struggles to move residents from citadel walls. [Vietnam News]

- Vietnam loses to Qatar in U19 friendly tournament. [Vietnam Plus]

Other

- Trump imposes $200bn of new import tariffs on China as trade war escalates. [The Guardian]

- Two Koreas hold high-stakes summit with nuclear talks in jeopardy. [VnExpress

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