Self-Defence Force members work at the site of a landslide triggered by Thursday’s earthquake in Atsuma. Photo: Kyodo

Japan earthquake death toll at 44, government calls off search for missing

Most the dead are from the small rural town of Atsuma, where a cluster of dwellings were wrecked when a hillside collapsed from the force of the 6.7-magnitude quake, causing deep scars in the landscape

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Self-Defence Force members work at the site of a landslide triggered by Thursday’s earthquake in Atsuma. Photo: Kyodo
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