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Japan Launches Quake Rescue

TOKYO (AFP) – Japan mobilised 50,000 military and other rescue personnel Saturday to spearhead a Herculean rescue and recovery effort, a day after being hit by its most devastating quake and tsunami on record. Every wing of the Self Defence

Japan Tsunami Before & After

Video Report: Added On March 12, 2011 Japanese broadcaster NHK shows devastating images of before and after the quake struck. Please follow and like us:

Japan Tsunami Hits Papua Province

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Jakarta – One person was killed and houses damaged when a tsunami reached Indonesia’s Papua province following a devastating earthquake in Japan, state media reported Saturday. The wave, measuring two metres high, hit a coastal village in Muara Tami district

Mt. Karangetang Violently Erupts

JAKARTA, Indonesia — One of Indonesia’s most active volcanos has erupted, sending lava and searing gas clouds tumbling down its slopes. Volcanology official Agus Budianto said Friday that authorities were still trying to evacuate residents living along the slopes of

Tsunami Rushes Through Kesennuma

Video Report: New footage from Japan emerged of the tsunami hitting a town in the Miyagi Prefecture. Please follow and like us:

Japan Tsunami: California Worst Hit

CRESCENT CITY, Calif. – The tsunami warnings moved faster than the waves, giving millions of people across the Pacific hours to flee to higher ground. Now they are left to clean up what the waves had wrought: Destroyed docks and

Japan Tsunami Hits United States

Video Report: A tsunami caused by the Japanese earthquake caused damage in Hawaii, and along the West Coast. Please follow and like us:

Desperation & Panic Grips Japan

FUKUSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) – Survivors of Japan’s devastating earthquake and tsunami huddled over heaters in emergency shelters on Saturday as rescue workers searched a mangled coastline of submerged homes, wrecked cars and stranded boats. Aerial footage showed buildings and trains

Tsunami Swamps Sendai Airport

Video Report: An 8.9 magnitude caused a tsunami that covered the airport in Sendai, Japan. Please follow and like us:

Japan Quake: 10,000 Missing In 1 Port

Around 10,000 people are reportedly unaccounted for in the Japanese port of Minamisanriku, as the estimated death toll from the country’s quake and tsunami nears the 1,700 mark. The confirmed death toll from the combined disasters stands at 686, while