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A new carriage of Sanriku Railways Co. Minami Rias Line is unloaded... News PhotoBestof,Emergencies and Disasters,Horizontal,Iwate Prefecture,Japan,New,Ofunato,Part Of,Preparation,Topics,TopixPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunOFUNATO, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 16: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) A new carriage of Sanriku Railways Co. Minami Rias Line is unloaded to the rail as a preparation for a partial service restart on February 16, 2013 in Ofunato, Iwate, Japan. The line is out of service since the tsunami triggered by magnitude 9.0 earthquake two years ago. The railway will resume 21.6 kilometers between Sakari and Yoshihama on April 3 out of 36.6 kilometers whole line, after the company purchased 3 new carriages financially supported by Kuwait. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)