A seawall in an area hit by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami ...
Feb 23rd, 2012
(Reuters) - A seawall in an area hit by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Miyako, Iwate prefecture, northeastern Japan February 17, 2012. This picture forms part of a set of 'before' and 'after' images released February 23, 2012 before the first anniversary of the earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2012. Picture taken February 17, 2012. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: ANNIVERSARY ENVIRONMENT DISASTER) -
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