Typhoon disrupts start of Japan holiday week (6)

Salon.com 2014.08.09 14:46
Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News TOKYO (AP) - A typhoon is lashing Japan as it enters a holiday week, injuring six people and causing authorities to order the evacuation of half a million people near swollen rivers. Typhoon Halong disrupted land and air traffic Saturday as Japan began its annual "Obon" Buddhist holiday week. Japan's Meteorological Agency issued a special warning for heavy rain in
TYPHOON, EVACUATION, RAIN, HOLIDAY, PREFECTURE, JAPAN, Japan