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Japan Earthquake: Tsunami wave sweeps Sendai airport

11 March 2011 Last updated at 13:39 GMT

A massive earthquake has hit the north-east of Japan triggering a tsunami that has caused extensive damage.

Sendai, a city of one million, was closest to the epicentre of the earthquake. CCTV footage captured the moment a tsunami wave swept across Sendai airport.