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Inquiries for survivors and disaster assessment in Japan after deadly earthquake

Editorial team
3 Jan, 2024

After an official announcement by Japan's Ishikawa Natural Disasters Office, on Monday January 2, the dead amount to 48, but this does not mean that the count of both victims and disasters has ended, a few twenty-four hours after the 7,6 magnitude earthquake. or 7,8 on the Richter scale that hit Japan on New Year's Day.

Rescue teams are rushing as time is of the essence now that after the main earthquake and hundreds of aftershocks, more than 120 people are officially counted as trapped, while services have received more than 900 calls for help.

300 kilometers away from Tokyo was the epicenter of the great earthquake, nevertheless it was also felt in the capital, and it was the cause of a tsunami, forcing residents to flee to higher ground for safety. A warning for a larger tsunami has nevertheless been issued due to the magnitude of the earthquake.

Fumio Kishida, Japan's prime minister, said there had been extensive damage from the earthquake, there were many casualties that could not yet be given with official numbers, but about 1.000 soldiers, 2.000 firefighters and about 650 policemen were involved in rescue efforts.

US President Joe Biden said that his country is ready to help the Japanese people, whatever is needed.

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