Snowy conditions
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Japan earthquake: Struggle of the survivors in cold conditions

The official death toll following the earthquake and tsunami in Japan is more than 3,500 but that is expected to climb to more than 10,000.

Nearly half a million people have been made homeless and are living in shelters, struggling with extremely cold conditions.

Alistair Leithead reports from some of the worst-affected coastal areas in the north of the country.

  • 16 Mar 2011
Go to next video: Fukushima governor: We need help