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Visitors look up the former Minamisanriku disaster prevention center... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Bestof,Building Exterior,Built Structure,Earthquake,Former,Horizontal,Japan,Minamisanriku,Miyagi Prefecture,Protection,Topics,Topix,VisitPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunMINAMISANRIKU, JAPAN - SEPTEMBER 19: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) Visitors look up the former Minamisanriku disaster prevention center building on September 19, 2013 in Minamisanriku, Miyagi, Japan. The town originally planned to preserve the rusted skeleton of the disaster prevention center building, but the structure has proven to be a painful reminder to many of the 15,000 residents, and the community has now agreed it is scheduled to be demolished. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)