Thousands of tonnes of dead fish wash ashore in Japan

Updated December 9 2023 - 1:00am, first published 12:56am
Sardines and mackerel have washed ashore on a beach, creating a kilometre-long silver blanket. (AP PHOTO)
Sardines and mackerel have washed ashore on a beach, creating a kilometre-long silver blanket. (AP PHOTO)

Thousands of tonnes of dead sardines have washed up on a beach in northern Japan for unknown reasons, officials say.

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