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Live updates: Over 100 killed after powerful quakes jolt Japan


 , Updated 12:57, 06-Jan-2024

- Over 100 people have been confirmed dead, with more than 200 people remaining unaccounted for, in Ishikawa prefecture since a series of earthquakes hit the area in central Japan on Monday, local media reported on Saturday.

- The Japan Meteorological Agency has officially named the series of strong earthquakes, with a major one of magnitude 7.6, the 2024 Noto Peninsula Earthquake, TBS said on Friday.

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