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Photos: Flooding in Japan has killed more than 100

Floods and landslides triggered by days of rain in Japan have killed at least 114 people, Reuters reports. The floods are considered the worst the country has seen in 35 years.

While Monday’s clearer weather allowed rescuers to target the more than 60 people still unaccounted for, food and water are in short supply in some of the more remote affected areas.

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Rescue workers look for missing people in a house damaged by heavy rain in Kumano, Hiroshima Prefecture, on July 9. (Kyodo via Reuters)
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, on July 8. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi. (Reuters/Issei Kato)

 

A car is submerged at a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
A car is submerged at a flooded area in Mabi. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
A woman stands in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki,
A woman stands in a flooded area in Mabi. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
Local residents receive emergency water supply near a flooded area at Mihara Daini junior high school, which is acting as an emergency water supplying station, in Mihara, Hiroshima Prefecture
Local residents receive emergency water supply near a flooded area at Mihara Daini junior high school, in Hiroshima Prefecture on July 9. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
A truck which was stranded by floods is pictured at Mabi town in Kurashiki
A truck stranded by floods on July 9. (Kyodo via Reuters)
An elderly woman walks next to submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
An elderly woman walks next to submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
A local resident walks in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
A local resident walks in a flooded area in Mabi. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
Local residents walk in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
Local residents walk in a flooded area in Mabi on July 9. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
An employee of a supermarket pushes a trolley, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki
An employee of a supermarket pushes a shopping cart, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi on July 9. (Reuters/Issei Kato)
An aerial view shows local residents seen on the roof of submerged house at a flooded area as they wait for a rescue in Kurashiki
An aerial view shows local residents seen on the roof of submerged house on July 7. (Kyodo via Reuters)
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