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Japan:Heavy rain leaves 3 dead, 3 missing

Sunday, July 31, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 31,2011
Heavy rains have killed 3 people in the Japanese prefecture of Niigata and left 3 people missing in Niigata and Fukushima Prefectures. Read more…

Japan:Torrential rain hits Niigata, Fukushima

Saturday, July 30, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 30,2011

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Japan:Torrential rain hits Niigata & Fukushima

Friday, July 29, 2011 Comments off

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Japan:Typhoon Ma-on brings heavy rain to Kochi

Tuesday, July 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 19,2011
Radioactive water in Fukushima poses challenge

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Japan:Typhoon Ma-on brushes Daito Island

Monday, July 18, 2011 Comments off

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Typhoon Ma-on heading northwest south of Japan

Sunday, July 17, 2011 Comments off

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Turkmenistan:Power blasts may have killed 200 in Turkmenistan

Sunday, July 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 10,2011

Powerful explosions have occurred at a gunpowder warehouse in the central Asian nation of Turkmenistan. A human rights group in Europe says about 200 people were killed. Read more…

Japan:Parts of reactor cover arriving at Fukushima plant

Wednesday, July 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 6,2011
Sections for covers that will contain radioactive materials released from the damaged reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi plant have begun arriving at the site. Read more…

Japan:Magnitude 5.4 quake hits western Japan

Tuesday, July 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 5,2011
Japan’s Meteorological Agency says a 5.4-magnitude quake hit western Japan on Tuesday night. No tsunami warning has been issued.

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Japan:TEPCO improves circulation cooling system

Sunday, July 3, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 3,2011

The operator of the troubled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant says the reactor cooling system is now fully recycling its water.

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