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Torrential Rain Forces Thousands to Evacuate in Japan
Authorities ordered over 400,000 to evacuate due to heavy rain and flooding in southwestern Japan.
This picture shows Hiramatsu Junior High School damaged following heavy flooding in Asakura, Fukuoka prefecture, on July 6. At least two people have been killed and 18 others are missing in huge floods that are surging through southern Japan, with authorities warning hundreds of thousands of people to flee.