Magnitude 9.0 Earthquake And Tsunami Devastate Northern...

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A supermarket staff member displays a notice informing customers of... News Photo2011 Tohoku Earthquake And Tsunami,Akita Prefecture,Buying,City,Crisis,Customer,Earthquake,Emergencies and Disasters,Following,Fukushima Prefecture,Information Sign,Japan,Merchandise,Natural Disaster,Occupation,Organized Group,Supermarket,Sweeping,Terrified,Tsunami,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2011 AFPA supermarket staff member displays a notice informing customers of purchases of goods will be limited at a supermarket in the northwestern city of Akita on March 15, 2011 as panic buying sweeps the country following the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in eastern Japan as well as a nuclear crisis in Fukushima prefecture. Japan's nuclear crisis escalated on March 15 as two more blasts and a fire rocked the quake-stricken atomic power plant, sending radiation up to dangerous levels. AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)