Photo Essay: Destruction in Japan


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Photo: JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images

Tsunami Hits MiyakoRescue WorkersHomes DestroyedRiver of DebrisKesennuma City DevastationNuclear Reactors DamagedRescuing SurvivorsFishing BoatCanoe RescueHouse AdriftSiblingsChildren Face TragedySurvivors StrandedSendai AirportDoll in DebrisSurrounded by DevastationLooking for Loved OnesBringing Supplies


A man and his sister stand before their house, which was destroyed by the tsunami, in Rikuzentakata, Iwate prefecture, on March 17.