Let's look at some pictures of the devastation caused by the tsunami that hit northeast Japan on Friday, Mar 11. Radioactive danger from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station has become an added concern.
Some pictures... Don't these look like Lego bricks or some kids building blocks? They are actually displaced cargo containers in Sendai after the tsunami.
This is heart-wrenching. Residents evacuated to a shelter in Natori city, Miyagi prefecture.
Homes burned and ships were piled in a mass of debris in Kisenuma city, Miyagi prefecture.
An aerial view of Sendai's airport.
A boat and cars swept by the tsunami on a street in Miyako City.
Overturned cars amid piles of rubble in a residential area in Oarai, near Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture.
Police officers patrolled near the nuclear power plant in Fukushima Prefecture on Saturday.
A worker cleaned up debris at a hotel in Nakaminato, Ibaragi Prefecture, on Saturday.
More pictures available in the NY Times..