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Remembering the victims

The Yomiuri Shimbun

The Yomiuri ShimbunPeople take flowers on Saturday morning to the area where houses collapsed in the town of Atsuma, Hokkaido. Atsuma recorded 7 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale in the massive earthquake that hit the prefecture a month ago, and 36 people there were killed. Friends and family of the victims visited a site where deadly landslides occurred, offering flowers and praying silently. Flowers were also placed in front of the town office. Overall, 41 people were killed in the quake.Speech

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