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Disaster drill held to prepare for feared Nankai Trough quake

National Sep 1, 2018

Disaster drill held to prepare for feared Nankai Trough quake

The government held a comprehensive drill on Disaster Prevention Day on Saturday to prepare for a potential mega-thrust earthquake originating in the Nankai Trough off the Pacific coast. The drill was based on a scenario in which a magnitude 9.1 earthquake strikes south of Wakayama ...