Japan marks 1 year since quake, tsunami

Across Japan on Sunday people stood and prayed in silence remembering the earthquake and tsunami that killed 19,000 people and unleashed one of the world's worst nuclear crisis in recent memory.

Former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan bows to the altar during the national memorial service for the victims of the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday, March 11, 2012.  (AP Photo/Japan POOL)

Former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan bows to the altar during the national memorial service for the victims of the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday, March 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Japan POOL)

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