A new sea wall is being built in the waterfront area of Rikuzentakata
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Drone video of Japan's new tsunami sea wall

Five years ago, a giant earthquake and tsunami hit northeast Japan leaving more than 18,000 people dead or missing.

The huge tsunamis created by the magnitude 9-quake wiped out entire villages along the coastline.

A new sea wall is being built in the waterfront area of Rikuzentakata, to protect the town from future waves.

  • 10 Mar 2016
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