Japan struggles to get help to victims of worst floods in decades

A satellite image of an overview of Yasuura, Japan "after the floods" captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of an overview of Yasuura, Japan "after the floods" captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of an overview north of Kurashiki, Japan "after the floods" captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of an overview north of Kurashiki, Japan "after the floods" captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of an overview north of Yasuura Rail Station "after the floods" in Yasuura, Japan, captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of an overview north of Yasuura Rail Station "after the floods" in Yasuura, Japan, captured July 10, 2018. Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of flooding along the Oda River in Kurashiki, Japan is shown July 10, 2018. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of flooding along the Oda River in Kurashiki, Japan is shown July 10, 2018. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of Higashi and Hiroshima roads is shown in this "after floods" image captured near Hiroshima, Japan, July 10, 2018. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of Higashi and Hiroshima roads is shown in this "after floods" image captured near Hiroshima, Japan, July 10, 2018. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of Higashi and Hiroshima roads are shown in this "before floods" image captured near Hiroshima, Japan, October 26, 2017. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A satellite image of Higashi and Hiroshima roads are shown in this "before floods" image captured near Hiroshima, Japan, October 26, 2017. Satellite image 2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company/Handout via REUTERS
A local resident walks in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident walks in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident washes his muddy belongings in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident washes his muddy belongings in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents receive an emergency water supply in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents receive an emergency water supply in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Submerged and destroyed houses are seen in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Submerged and destroyed houses are seen in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A police officer talks with a local resident in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A police officer talks with a local resident in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents take rest at Okada elementary school acting as an evacuation center in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents take rest at Okada elementary school acting as an evacuation center in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Police officers check submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Police officers check submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A submerged car is seen in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A submerged car is seen in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A destroyed car is seem in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A destroyed car is seem in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents stand in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents stand in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Police officers check submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Police officers check submerged and destroyed houses in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident walks in a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident walks in a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident pauses as he tries to clean debris at a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident pauses as he tries to clean debris at a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident walks in a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A local resident walks in a flood affected area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Employees of a supermarket push trolleys and shelves, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Employees of a supermarket push trolleys and shelves, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
An employee of a supermarket pushes a trolley, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
An employee of a supermarket pushes a trolley, with muddy items, at their store in a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents walk on the street in a fugitive dust at a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Local residents walk on the street in a fugitive dust at a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 10, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato