Sunday, 8 July 2018

Japan: More than 80 dead, dozens of others missing as heavy rain continues to pound western, central parts of nation

Source: the japan times, 8th July 2018

the japan times reported, "OSAKA/TOKYO/MIHARA, HIROSHIMA PREF. – Eighty-one people have died and over 50 remain missing, as torrential rains continued to pound parts of western and central Japan on Sunday. (...) The disaster is the deadliest rain-related crisis in Japan since 2014, when at least 74 people were killed in landslides caused by torrential downpours in Hiroshima Prefecture."

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