Japanese coastal waters on March 11 a strong earthquake, felt strongly the capital Tokyo. Japan Meteorological Agency immediately issued a tsunami warning, said the quake would cause about 6 meters high tsunami. The picture shows the NHK television screenshot shows the port city of Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture cargo overturned by the tsunami.
China news agency, Beijing, March 11 – The afternoon of March 11, northeast Japan, a magnitude 8.8 earthquake triggered massive tsunamis, causing heavy losses. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan on this call, representing the Japanese government and the Chinese government to offer my condolences to the people, the Japanese side said China is willing to provide the necessary assistance.
the same day, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, Japanese Foreign Minister Matsumoto just call out condolences.
It is reported that the earthquake has caused 32 deaths.(edit: SN020)