Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami (13 galleries)

The March 11th 2011 earthquake and tsunami off the coast of Tohoku caused massive damage to the Tohoku coastline and the deaths of nearly 20,000 people. It also led to a triple meltdown and explosions at the Fukushima Daichi nuclear power-plant in Okuma in Fukushima that have contaminated large areas of this prefecture. This is a collections of galleries related to the tragedy itself from the reaction in Tokyo on that Friday afternoon, to the effects of the tsunami in Tohoku and the recovery...
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