Flood aftermath

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, meets self-defense officials in front of a shelter for people affected by Typhoon Hagibis, in Motomiya, Fukushima prefecture, Japan. The typhoon hit Japan last weekend with historic rainfall that caused rivers to overflow and left thousands of homes flooded, damaged or without power.


A rag picker rows a makeshift boat as he collects plastic drinking bottles floating on floodwaters at Rajendra Nagar area, in Patna.

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