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7 July 2018

Twenty dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations

July 07, 2018 Guardian, World

The death toll from record downpours in Japan jumped to at least 20, with more than 1.9 million people ordered to evacuate on Saturday, as heavy rain continued to strike large areas in the west of the country. Intense rainfall triggered huge landslides and flash floods in Hiroshima, Okayama, Kyoto and other regions, while hampering […]

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