Japan's post-earthquake recovery efforts

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NorahaMayor Yukiei Matsumoto, right, claps with children of Naraha residents during an event in Naraha, Fukushima, northern Japan, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. The Japanese town of Naraha on Saturday lifted a 2011 evacuation order that sent all its 7,400 residents away after the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant was crippled by a tsunami and spread contamination. Naraha was the first among seven municipalities forced to empty entirely due to radiation contamination following the massive earthquake and tsunami that sent the reactors into meltdown. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

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Reconstruction and cultural relief projects continue in Japan following the devastating magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami that struck the island nation on March 11, 2011.

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