And the latest from Japan, where a magnitude-7.1 aftershock has hit the northeast of the country. Pictures from a local television, showed the moment the quake hit. It comes exactly a month since the devastating quake and tsunami, which killed more than 13 thousand and left over one hundred thousand homeless. Sombre ceremonies and a minute's silence were observed around the country.
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