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Japan quake: Rescuers search for landslide survivors

Rescuers on Friday struggled to dig out survivors believed to have been buried after a powerful earthquake set off massive landslides on Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido.
A car (R) is stuck on a road damaged by an earthquake in Sapporo, Hokkaido prefecture on September 6, 2018.A powerful 6.6-magnitude quake rocked the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido on September 6, triggering landslides, collapsing buildings, and killing at least two people with several dozen missing. / AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / Japan OUT

Japan quake, landslides leave at least 8 dead

A powerful 6.6-magnitude quake rocked the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Thursday, killing at least eight people, collapsing homes, and triggering landslides that left dozens missing.

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