Rescue efforts underway as Typhoon Hagibis kills four in Japan

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Rescue efforts underway as Typhoon Hagibis kills four in JapanJapan's military scrambled Sunday to rescue people trapped by flooding in the aftermath of powerful Typhoon Hagibis, which killed at least four people, caused landslides and burst rivers. Serious flooding was reported in central Japan's Nagano, where a burst levee sent swollen waters from the Chikuma river gushing into residential neighbourhoods, flooding homes up to the second floor. Japan's military deployed helicopters to rescue people seen in aerial footage standing on balconies waving towels to attract attention.


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