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Japan / Earthquake and Tsunami #995750

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 11, 2011
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Another aftershock and the expansion of the evacuation zone around the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan one month after the earthquake and tsunami noted.

(Minami Sanriku-Cho: Celia Hatton) The search through the ruins of Minami Sanriku-Cho for personal items featured; scenes shown of the “Memory Hunters” volunteers working in silence. [VOLUNTEER {thru translator} – says it could be the only photo or diploma left in the world for the survivors; says he never thinks the people in the photos are dead.] [WOMAN {thru translator} – says if she doesn’t have anything that carries her memories it’s way too sad.]

Couric, Katie;
Hatton, Celia

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