Photo Gallery: Bringing Hope to the Homeless
Foto: POOL/ REUTERS
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Photo Gallery: Bringing Hope to the Homeless

In the Shadow of Fukushima A Mayor's Battle to Keep His Displaced Town Together

Four weeks ago, the 6,900 inhabitants of Futaba were forced to abandon their homes in the shadow of the Fukushima nuclear power plant. Since then, the mayor has been governing over a traumatized town on the move -- with a little help from the emperor.
Photo Gallery: Japan's Devastated Coastline
Foto: STR/ AFP
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Photo Gallery: Japan's Devastated Coastline

Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt