Japan earthquake: Tsunami surge destroys settlement


Buildings in on the north-east coast of Japan have been destroyed by the tsunami wave that followed a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake.

Japan's most powerful earthquake since records began struck about 400km (250 miles) north-east of Tokyo.

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