Japan's tsunami survivors suffer in silence three years after disaster

By Reuters | Wed, 5 Mar 2014 21:00 PM

By Mari Saito

RIKUZENTAKATA, Japan, March 6 (Reuters) - Hatsuko Ishikawa never got a final look at her 36-year-old son, a firefighter, before he was swept away by the tsunami that devastated Japan's northeast coast three years ago.

Ishikawa only heard his voice, bellowing from his fire engine as he sped towards the sea to try to evacuate people before the wave struck. As the truck raced past, ...

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