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Noto Peninsula earthquake disaster-related deaths reported in new report expected to surpass Kumamoto earthquake

2024-06-18 19:46:00
The second review committee was held to decide whether to recognize as disaster-related deaths those who died while living in evacuation shelters after the Noto Peninsula earthquake, and issued a report recommending that 22 people be recognized as disaster-related. If officially recognized, the death toll from the Noto Peninsula earthquake will be 282, surpassing the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake, which killed 276 people.

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Hiroshima "substitute" insurance murder case first hearing: defendant "remains silent" on charges

2024-06-18 19:11:00
The trial of a 33-year-old defendant accused of giving alcohol to a college student he knew, causing him to lose consciousness and then killing him at a hotel in Hatsukaichi City, Hiroshima Prefecture, three years ago, has begun. The prosecution argued that "the defendant took out a large amount of insurance on himself, then killed the college student as a substitute for himself, in order to collect the insurance money." Meanwhile, the defendant's lawyer stated that "we will contest the charges of murder and intent to kill."

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Noto Peninsula earthquake disaster-related deaths reported in new report expected to surpass Kumamoto earthquake

2024-06-18 18:55:00
The second review committee was held to decide whether to recognize as disaster-related deaths those who died while living in evacuation shelters after the Noto Peninsula earthquake, and issued a report recommending that 22 people be recognized as disaster-related. If officially recognized, the death toll from the Noto Peninsula earthquake will be 282, surpassing the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake, which killed 276 people.

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