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Japan’s Tsunami: One Year Later in Photos

A harsh year of clean-up has passed since the immense 9.0-magnitude earthquake that struck Japan, triggering a destructive tsunami wave. The moving wall of water caused a widespread wipe-out, leaving almost 22,000 people dead or missing and unleashing a nuclear crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. Check out the before & after imagery of the destruction at the time of the disaster and how those areas look now after the massive clean-up job. A cruise ship lies on the roof of a two-storey holiday home after the tsunami disaster. A year on, the area around the home is ready for new… Read more »

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