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Japan Marks 5 Year Anniversary of Devastating Earthquake
Japan on Friday mourned the thousands who lost their lives in the massive earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011.
Lanterns from the northern Japanese city of Natori are illuminated during an event to pray for the reconstruction of areas devastated by the earthquake and tsunami, and mourn victims of the disaster at the Canadian embassy in Tokyo, on March 10, a day before the five-year anniversary of the disaster.— ISSEI KATO / Reuters