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Three years have gone by since the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake.
The earthquake occurred at 14:46:23 Japan Standard Time and lasted for 6 whole minutes (!) 85 more words
If the events of Christchurch were not enough to remind contracting parties to properly deal with the risk of force majeure events, yesterday marked the three year anniversary of the crippling Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami off Japan’s east coast. 117 more words
TAKENOURA, Japan (AP) — A 57-year-old Japanese man is learning how to scuba dive in hopes of finding the remains of his wife, who was lost in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan. 69 more words
It’s been three years since the 9.0M Tohoku earthquake and tsunami claimed more than 15,000 lives. In fact, more than 260,000 people are still living in temporary housing. 289 more words
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Bay Area residents were marking the third anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear accident Tuesday with events including a protest outside the Japanese consulate in San Francisco – one of many planned at consulates across the United States. 436 more words
Three years ago, the world saw how devastating a 9.0 earthquake (and the succeeding tsunami) could be. It even struck at the “best” place that it could hit – a place so protected and well-armed against such disasters, no one ever thought something like that could ever happen. 154 more words