Messenger of Peace Midori reacts to Japanese earthquake anniversary

Midori

Midori

A powerful tremor has struck Japan exactly one month after the earthquake and tsunami which devastated the north-east of the country.

The number of people killed in the original disaster stands at around 13,000 with a similar number still missing.

Japan is also dealing with the threat of nuclear contamination after reactors at a nuclear power plant were damaged.

The classical musician Midori, is a United Nations Messenger of Peace and originally from Japan.

She’s been telling Gerry Adams how she’s been affected.

Duration: 2’19″

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