• SHARE

KOBE (Kyodo) Floods and mudslides brought on by Typhoon Etau destroyed roads, houses and bridges in western Japan, with the town of Sayo, Hyogo Prefecture, hit particularly hard.

Eight people there were confirmed dead as of Monday evening.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)