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Japan earthquake: Ofunato rescue team search for bodies

Rescue workers in Ofunato, Iwate prefecture, are continuing to find bodies amongst the wreckage, as hopes of finding survivors diminish.

International rescue teams have been helping in the search in the city in Iwate prefecture, which was one of the closest to the epicentre of the earthquake and was destroyed by the tsunami.

Rachel Harvey is in Ofunato.

  • 16 Mar 2011
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