Death toll climbs as Japan’s record-breaking heat wave declared a natural disaster

“This heat is a threat to life,” a spokesperson for Japan’s Meteorological Agency said in a news conference Monday. “We recognize it as a natural disaster.” A spokesperson for the agency told the BBC …
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