Category: Japan

Typhoon Kong-rey pounding Okinawa

Typhoon Kong-rey is battering Japan’s southern prefecture of Okinawa. It’s the second storm to hit the region in less than a week. At least 8 people were injured when they were blown over by gusts of wind. The typhoon is moving north over Okinawa. It has caused blackouts in […]

Four dead after typhoon batters Japan

Four people have been killed in a powerful typhoon that battered Japan over the weekend, local media reported Monday, as the storm’s aftermath brought travel chaos to Tokyo. By Monday morning, Typhoon Trami had cleared Japan, but its powerful winds and heavy rainfall caused damage that blocked roads […]