Houses are damaged by mudslide following heavy rain in Atami, southwest of Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo via AP
Houses are damaged by mudslide following heavy rain in Atami, southwest of Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo via AP
Japan

Two dead, 20 missing after homes swept away in Japan landslide

  • TV footage showed a torrent of mud obliterating some buildings and burying others in Atami, southwest of Tokyo
  • Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said emergency services and the military had launched rescue missions, warning that more rain was forecast

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Houses are damaged by mudslide following heavy rain in Atami, southwest of Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo via AP
Houses are damaged by mudslide following heavy rain in Atami, southwest of Tokyo. Photo: Kyodo via AP
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