ニュース

ニュース, 社会

Cleaning and recovery efforts continue in heat after flood disaster in Okayama

Cleaning and recovery efforts continue in heat after flood disaster in Okayama

(All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) July 17, 2018 – Recovery efforts continue in the Southern regions of Japan which were devastated by the deadly flood caused by torrential rain. Extreme […]

ニュース, 社会

Magnitude 6 Earthquake hits Osaka, Japan

Magnitude 6 Earthquake hits Osaka, Japan

(All photos by Aflo) Magnitude 6 earthquake hit Osaka, Japan around 8am on June 18, 2018. The earthquake struck during the morning rush hour causing major traffic disruption, leaving people […]

ニュース, 政治

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visits Japan

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visits Japan

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is on a 3-day visit to Japan. Pence met Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera and Chief of Staff Katsutoshi Kawano […]

ニュース, 社会

Rare Super Blood Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse

Rare Super Blood Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) A total lunar eclipse ”super-blood blue moon” was seen on January 31 in Tokyo. The super-blood blue moon is a combination of three unusual […]

ニュース, 社会

Heavy Snow falls in Tokyo for first time in 2018

Heavy Snow falls in Tokyo for first time in 2018

(Photo by Naoki Nishimura/AFLO) Heavy snow fell in Tokyo for the first time in 2018 on January 22, causing major traffic disruption. Snowfall peaked during the evening rush hour, and […]