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Volunteers clean pictures found in debris of the March 11 earthquake... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Destruction,Earthquake,Elementary School,Finding,Horizontal,Japan,Kesennuma,Miyagi Prefecture,Photography,Rubble,Tsunami,VolunteerPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPVolunteers clean pictures found in debris of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami disasters at the Tsukidate elementary school in Kesennuma, Miyagi prefecture on March 10, 2013. March 11, 2013 marks the second anniversary of the 9.0 magnitude earthquake that sent a huge wall of water into the coast of the Tohoku region, splintering whole communities, ruining swathes of prime farmland and killing nearly 19,000 people. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)