A helicopter flies over Mabi town which was flooded by the heavy rain in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. Photo: Kyodo

Japan PM Shinzo Abe cancels overseas trip as rain death toll hits 100

More than 73,000 police, firefighters and troops were taking part in rescue efforts along with 700 helicopters

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A helicopter flies over Mabi town which was flooded by the heavy rain in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. Photo: Kyodo
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