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Saturday, 07 July 2018 - 16:18
Floods & landslides leave over 38 dead in Japan
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Flooding and landslides have killed at least 38 people and left dozens missing in western areas of Japan.
 
Most of the deaths have occurred in Hiroshima prefecture, which has been hit by torrential rain since Thursday. Hundreds of homes have been damaged.
 
About 1.5 million people have been ordered to leave their homes and three million more advised to do so.
 
Thousands of police, firefighters and soldiers are taking part in search-and-rescue operations.
 
Some of the victims have been buried alive by landslides, Japan's Kyodo news agency reports.
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