The Straits Times
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Published on Jan 06, 2013
 
PICTURES

Japanese firefighters show their skills on top of bamboo ladders

 
 

Images from Japan where members of the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association display their skills with stunts on the top of bamboo ladders at the annual new year fire review in Tokyo.

A total of 2,800 firefighters, 133 vehicles, 5 helicopters and 8 boats participated in the new year firefighting exercises.