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Prayers bid for Tokyo and Japan

Posted: Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:48 pm
by Joe Parrish
Prayers bid for Tokyo and Japan:

One killed in Japan as typhoon makes landfall, millions advised to evacuate

https://www.compuserve.com/news/world/s ... BN1WR02A_5

TOKYO (Reuters) - One man was killed, over 30 people were injured and more than six million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bringing with it the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years.
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The storm, which the government warned could be the strongest to hit Tokyo since 1958, has already brought record-breaking rainfall in Kanagawa prefecture south of Tokyo with a whopping 700 mm (27.6 inches) of rain over 24 hours.
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Tokyo, where 1.5 million people live below sea level, is prone to damage from storm surges, Nobuyuki Tsuchiya, director of the Japan Riverfront Research Center, told Reuters.
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Prayers bid for Tokyo and Japan

Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:21 am
by Ernest
:votive2: :votive2:

Prayers bid for Tokyo and Japan

Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 2:10 am
by Joyce
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Prayers bid for Tokyo and Japan

Posted: Wed Oct 23, 2019 2:50 pm
by PaulMcP80
It looks like the prayers work, as the destruction caused by the hurricane wasn't as bad as what happened in 2011, or during other recent natural catastrophes... I'm now praying for the Japanese people to be able to recover quickly and to live a normal life again.