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Monday, December 17, 2018
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Victims of the earthquake and tsunami receive medical treatment inside a hospital in Palu

Foreign Aid Picks Up for Indonesia’s Desperate Quake Survivors

By Fathin Ungku and Kanupriya Kapoor PALU, Indonesia (Reuters)  International efforts to help survivors of Indonesia's devastating earthquake and tsunami gathered pace on Thursday as concern...
People look at an area damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo

OMG! Powerful Quake Paralyses Hokkaido in Latest Disaster to Hit Japan

By Kaori Kaneko and Chang-Ran Kim TOKYO (Reuters) A powerful earthquake paralysed Japan's northern island of Hokkaido on Thursday, killing at least seven people, triggering...
Tour guide Shiga and a tourist check radiation levels at Joroku Park, near TEPCO's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Namie town

Japan Acknowledges First Radiation Death among Fukushima Workers

TOKYO (Reuters)  Japan has acknowledged for the first time that a worker at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami more...
Workers move waste containing radiated soil, leaves and debris from the decontamination operation at a storage site in Naraha town

Japan Must Act to Protect Fukushima Clean-Up Workers: UN Experts

TOKYO (Reuters) Japan must act urgently to protect tens of thousands of workers labouring to clean up the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station...
A giant iceberg is seen behind an Innaarsuit settlement

Huge Iceberg Drifts Close to Greenland Village, Causing Fears of A...

(Reuters) An iceberg the size of a hill has drifted close to a tiny village on the western coast of Greenland, causing fear that...
The Wider Image: After tsunami, some Japanese are feeling walled-in

Seven Years after Tsunami, Japanese Live Uneasily with Seawalls

By Megumi Lim RIKUZENTAKATA, Japan (Reuters) When a massive earthquake struck in 2011, Japanese oyster fisherman Atsushi Fujita was working as usual by the sea....
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