Japan landslides kill 36 in Hiroshima
Heavy landslides have struck the Japanese area of Hiroshima killing at least 36 people, according to the police.
The landslides happened in a residential area near a mountain on the outskirts of the city.
They were triggered after a month's worth of rain fell in the 24 hours up to Wednesday morning, Japan's weather agency said.
Houses were left buried in mud and rocks.