Flashlights trace a line of climbers hiking to Fuji's summit. Photo: AFP
Flashlights trace a line of climbers hiking to Fuji's summit. Photo: AFP

Japan's sacred Mount Fuji risks turning into trash mountain

Famed slopes being defaced by rubbish, graffiti and faeces, putting world heritage status at risk

Flashlights trace a line of climbers hiking to Fuji's summit. Photo: AFP
Flashlights trace a line of climbers hiking to Fuji's summit. Photo: AFP
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