To the north of Japan hit deadly rains

August 11, 2013. Last Friday, on the Tohoku and Hokkaido regions hit torrential rains. Within an hour received 100 millimeters of rain. Downpours caused a landslide in Iwate Prefecture, which led to the death of 91-year-old woman.

Another landslide "buried" under the soil at home, which were home to eight families in Akita Prefecture. Three people were injured ralichnye severity, finding five tenants continue.

In the city of Odate in an hour 120 millimeters of rain fell. The rains have caused flooding. As a result, 16 families had to be evacuated. For four local residents who were unable

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Flood victims in Beijing are already 77 people

The number of victims of flooding caused by torrential rains last Saturday in Beijing, has grown from 37 to 77 people, reports Xinhua news agency on Thursday, citing the city government.

Record in 1951 were deposited in the Chinese capital on Saturday. Heavy rain had stopped by Sunday morning, but rescuers several days Debris clearing, in which found new body.

According to local media, in the night from Saturday to Sunday in the city limits has fallen over 220 millimeters of rain in some parts of the city received more than 460 millimeters of rain.

Due to bad weather closed

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