Japan landslides kill 32 in Hiroshima prefecture
At least 32 people have been killed after heavy rain sparked landslides in Japan's Hiroshima prefecture, officials say.
The equivalent of a month's rain fell in the 24 hours up to Wednesday morning, prompting landslides in a residential area near a mountain in the Hiroshima city outskirts.
Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.
20 Aug 2014
- From the section Asia