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Japan, China, S. Korea put aside tensions to tackle disasters

17 Mar 2015, Kyodo News

Kyodo News reports that Japan, China and South Korea are not letting their political disagreements get in the way of cooperation in the area of disaster management. 'Disaster management has always been a priority area in trilateral cooperation,' said Chen Feng, deputy secretary general of the Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat...


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Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Flood 1998 238,973,000
Flood 1991 210,232,227
Flood 1996 154,634,000
Flood 2003 150,146,000
Flood 2010 134,000,000
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.


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