Floods in Japan Displace Hundreds of Thousands
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Floods in Japan Displace Hundreds of Thousands

Tōkyō : Japan | Jul 16, 2012 at 1:17 AM PDT
Source: International Herald Tribune
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A quarter of a million evacuees began to return home on Monday after a letup in torrential rains over the weekend that killed at least 27 people in southern and western Japan and flooded the grounds of the famed Temple of the Golden Pavilion in Kyoto. FULL ARTICLE AT International Herald Tribune
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The Japan Meteorological Agency warns of more landslides and floods on the main southern island of Kyushu
The Japan Meteorological Agency warns of more landslides and floods on the main southern island of Kyushu
 
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