In Japan during rainstorms killed 52 people. On it informs TV channel NHK.
In Kumamoto Prefecture in southwest Japan, the death toll was 51 people, another person was killed in Fukuoka Prefecture on the same island.
Two people are in critical condition, 12 were missing. Almost all wanted – people older than 75 years.
The cause of death was floods and mudslides.
Rains have hit Japan in late June. As of July 5, floods in Kumamoto Prefecture killed at least 16 people.
Water and mudslides washed away cars, and hundreds of people waited for rescue on rooftops, the Kuma river overflowed.
In two prefectures stopped the movement of high-speed trains Shinkansen, there are reports of power outages, Internet and telephone connection.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ordered to submit to assist the inhabitants of 10 thousand servicemen of the defense forces.