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Japan To Mark 2nd Anniversary Of Magnitude 9.0 Earthquake And Tsunami

NAMIE, JAPAN - MARCH 08: Policemen stand at checkpoint in the village of Tsushima on March 8, 2013 in Namie, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Japan is preparing to commemorate the second anniversary of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that claimed more than 18,000 lives. (Photo by Ken Ishii/Getty Images)

Japan two years after tsunami

Japanese people observed a moment of silence Monday to remember those lost in the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster two years ago.