4 dead, 80 missing after heavy rains trigger landslides in Japan

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In Atami in central #Japan, search and rescue operations are continuing with 80 people believed to be missing after a massive landslide. The number was lowered from 113 earlier on Monday, after city officials confirmed some had been safely evacuated. Four people have been confirmed dead. Officials are preparing to release the names of the missing.

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