Devastating Scenes of Flooding & Destruction From Japan

World | Associated Press | July 7, 2020, 9:34 am
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 A man walks on the heavily damaged road following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)
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A man walks on the heavily damaged road following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)

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 Japan Self Defense Force members rescue residents on a rubber boat on a flooded road hit by heavy rain in Omuta, Fukuoka prefecture, southern Japan. (Juntaro Yokoyama/Kyodo News via AP)
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Japan Self Defense Force members rescue residents on a rubber boat on a flooded road hit by heavy rain in Omuta, Fukuoka prefecture, southern Japan. (Juntaro Yokoyama/Kyodo News via AP)

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 A car stands vertically on a muddy road after being washed away by the flood, in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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A car stands vertically on a muddy road after being washed away by the flood, in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 People watch a search operation at the site of a mudslide in Ashikita town, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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People watch a search operation at the site of a mudslide in Ashikita town, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members evacuate people to a safer place by boat in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members evacuate people to a safer place by boat in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 A couple walks near debris from heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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A couple walks near debris from heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 A man stands to watch as debris and mud flown in a road in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP)
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A man stands to watch as debris and mud flown in a road in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP)

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 A man walks on muddy road past houses damaged by the flood in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)
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A man walks on muddy road past houses damaged by the flood in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)

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 A couple walks in front of houses damaged by the flood in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)
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A couple walks in front of houses damaged by the flood in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)

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 The rescue operation is underway following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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The rescue operation is underway following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 Japan Self Defense Force members rescue residents on a boat on a flooded road hit by heavy rain in Omuta, Fukuoka prefecture, southern Japan. (Juntaro Yokoyama/Kyodo News via AP)
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Japan Self Defense Force members rescue residents on a boat on a flooded road hit by heavy rain in Omuta, Fukuoka prefecture, southern Japan. (Juntaro Yokoyama/Kyodo News via AP)

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 This aerial photo shows an overturned car at paddy field following heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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This aerial photo shows an overturned car at paddy field following heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 A woman walks near a house damaged by heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Takumi Sato/Kyodo News via AP)
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A woman walks near a house damaged by heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Takumi Sato/Kyodo News via AP)

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 This aerial drone photo shows residents are rescued by boat following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)
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This aerial drone photo shows residents are rescued by boat following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Koji Harada/Kyodo News via AP)

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 Residents are rescued by boat following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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Residents are rescued by boat following heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 Rescuers search missing people at the site of a mudslide caused by heavy rain in Natsugi town, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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Rescuers search missing people at the site of a mudslide caused by heavy rain in Natsugi town, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 A car leans against a building following heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Yuki Sato/Kyodo News via AP)
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A car leans against a building following heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Yuki Sato/Kyodo News via AP)

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 Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members evacuate people to a safer place by boat in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)
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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members evacuate people to a safer place by boat in Kuma village, Kumamoto prefecture, southwestern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)

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 People walk near piled-up debris from heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
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People walk near piled-up debris from heavy rain in Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)

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 Rescuers search for missing persons at the site of a landslide in Tsunagi town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP)
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Rescuers search for missing persons at the site of a landslide in Tsunagi town, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP)

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 A woman is helped to get into a police vehicle to move from a shelter to another shelter in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)
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A woman is helped to get into a police vehicle to move from a shelter to another shelter in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)

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 Debris is seen on a residential area hit by heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)
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Debris is seen on a residential area hit by heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)

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 Debris is scattered at a residential area hit by heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)
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Debris is scattered at a residential area hit by heavy rain in Kumamura, Kumamoto prefecture, southern Japan. (Kota Endo/Kyodo News via AP)

  • First Published: July 7, 2020, 8:16 am

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