15 Dead As Deadly Flood And Landslides Hits Japan(photos)

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At least 15 people were killed and hundreds are still stranded after heavy rains triggered floods and landslides this week in southwest Japan, authorities said.

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Twelve people died in Fukuoka and 14 people are missing, according to Fukuoka prefecture's Disaster Management web site. It said 104,746 people remain under evacuation order.

A house tilts off the side of the road in flood and landslide-stricken Asakura in southwest Japan.

Three people have been killed and 47 people are unaccounted for in Oita prefecture, where 40,033 people remain under evacuation order.

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