HOME > VIDEOS Top > Eruption of Japan's Mount Ontake Leaves More Than 50 Dead


VIDEOS:

Eruption of Japan's Mount Ontake Leaves More Than 50 Dead



Mount Ontake, a 3,067-meter volcano in central Japan, erupted on Sept. 27, spewing smoke, ash and rocks. The day after the sudden eruption, rescue workers approached the peak of the mountain to search for survivors. More than 50 trekkers were confirmed dead in about a week, making the eruption the deadliest volcanic disaster in Japan since World War II.

HEADLINES

POLITICS
Japan Conveys Regrets over S. Korean President's Misleading Remark on Fukushima
ECONOMY
Advice from AI on Work Styles Helps Improve Sales Section Performance: Hitachi
SPORTS
MLB: Dodgers Extend Winning Run to 10 Games atop National League West
OTHER
Owners Unclear for 20% of Land in Japan: Private Group Estimates

AFP-JIJI PRESS NEWS JOURNAL


Photos