Rare tsunami tides hit north coast of Japan, killing 1,200 and injuring 8,000, according to Japan’s Ministry of Defense (MoD).
Two people were missing, although one was still missing, the MoD said.
At least 20 people have died in Japan, a number that officials say rose from 17.
Shape Created with Sketch. In pictures: World reaction to Japan earthquake Show all 19 left Created with Sketch. right Created with Sketch. Shape Created with Sketch. In pictures: World reaction to Japan earthquake 1/19 A girl picks through rubble in a children’s playground at a school in Shimonoseki, north of Tokyo on November 17, 2015 AP 2/19 People carry a child on a stretched bed at a hospital following an earthquake in Waseda, eastern Japan EPA 3/19 People sit on dummies made of scrap metal, left, and telephone boxes along a street in Tokyo on N강남 마사지ovember 17, 2015 after a powerful earthquake struck the country AP 4/19 Firefighters wait for ambulances after a building collapsed on a stationery factory in Shinjuku, eastern Japan. At least one person was killed and dozens injured after a powerful earthquake struck the Japan Nuclear Power plant EPA 5/19 People lay injured near a damaged warehouse of the energy company Kansai Electric Power Company (KEPCO) that was hit by an earthquake Getty 6/19 Residents gather at a site of a collapsed building in a suburb of Seoul, South Korea EPA 7/19 People inspect the damage of a collapsed building at a utility building in Kansai, eastern Japan. A powerful earthquake struck the Japan Nuclear Power plant EPA 8/19 Workers and residents look at damage after a building collapsed on a stationery factory in Tokyo, Japan Reuters 9/19 People photograph the collapsed building of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Power Plant, after an earthquake and tsunami struck the plant. Rescuers scrabbled through mud for survivors after the powerful earthquake struck a magnitude 7.9 magnitude earthquake northwest of Tokyo, sending shivers of water billowing out at least 3 feet into the air. Reuters 10/19 James Martin (L), from Newcastle upon Tyne, carries the coffin of his daughter Molly, as he arrives at his constituency in Manchester, for his funeral in Manchester, northern England Getty Images 11/19 Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron meeting at the G7 Taormina summit 보성출장안마on the i구리출장마사지sland of Sicily, between Italy and Malta EPA 12/19 US President Donald Trump and Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May meet at an air force base in Gle