NARITA, Chiba Pref. (Kyodo) Japan has dispatched an emergency medical team to help victims of the massive earthquake in Haiti.

The 25-member team, which includes four doctors, seven nurses and a pharmacist, flew out of Narita International Airport on Saturday and is scheduled to stay for two weeks in the Caribbean nation.

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