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

NAMIE, JAPAN - MARCH 10: Policemen stand at a checkpoint in Namie, Fukushima Prefecture, prior to the second anniversary commemoration of the tsunami and earthquake on March 10, 2013 in Namie, Japan. Japan on March 11 will commemorate the second anniversary of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and following tsunami, that claimed more than 18,000 lives. (Photo by Athit Perawongmetha/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.