A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday. A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday.
A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday.

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A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday. A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday.
A volunteer, for recovery work, wipes sweat as he takes a break in a heatwave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture on Saturday.
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