Japan: Earthquake and Tsunami by Adam Dean

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Japanese Self Defence Force (SDF) soldiers search for bodies amongst the debris. Thousands of people died in this small town which ran out of body bags. On 11 March 2011 a magnitude 9 earthquake struck 130 km off the coast of Northern Japan causing a massive Tsunami that swept across the coast of Northern Honshu. The earthquake and tsunami caused extensive damage and loss of life.