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Tohoku university is internationally recognized for its outstanding standards in education and research it is located in sendai, japan. On the three-year anniversary of the march 11, 2011 great east japan earthquake and tsunami that decimated the tohoku coastline, a disturbing report from the national health ministry has revealed that more than 30 percent of children affected by the disaster are struggling with post-traumatic stress. Three years ago, the magnitude 90 tohoku earthquake and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster battered northern japan, killing more than 16,000 people and leaving thousands more missing and injured thanks to its generous supporters, direct relief has since provided more than $55 million in. Tohoku, japan earthquake search indicated that japan is indeed an medc and thus we shall study how such an advanced country deals with a natural disaster such as.
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