A Silent Prayer for Flood Victims in Kyūshū (Japan in Photos)

Members of the Self-Defense Forces give a silent prayer in Asakura, Fukuoka Prefecture, on July 19, 2017. The city was among the areas hardest hit by heavy rain that affected northern Kyūshū two weeks ago and has been the scene of ongoing search efforts following the disaster. As of the afternoon of July 19, there have been 34 confirmed fatalities in Fukuoka and Ōita Prefectures, while 7 people remain missing in Fukuoka Prefecture. (© Jiji)

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