12 iulie 2018

Japan tackles clean-up as rains toll tops 200


Deadly rains that killed more than 200 people KURE: A member of Maritime Self Defense Forces searches for missing persons at a flood damage site. —AFP TOKYO: Japanese rescue workers searched the ruins of homes yesterday looking for dozens of people still missing after deadly rains that killed more than 200 people. Operations were under way to dig out and clear up after the devastating floods and landslides that engulfed entire neighborhoods. But with around 60 people still feared missing, local [...]