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Ten injured in Japanese earthquake

AN earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale has jolted Japan's southern Kyushu island, injuring at least 10 people in an aftershock exactly a month after a major tremor, officials said.

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Strong earthquake hits southern Japan

A strong earthquake struck southern Japan on Wednesday, injuring at least 13 people and shattering windows in swaying buildings, officials said. There was no threat of a tsunami.

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